be a great one for (doing something)(redirected from were a great one for something)
be a great one for (doing something)
To be prone or apt to do something (typically because one likes it). Often used in the negative. I hate talking on the phone, so I'm not a great one for returning phone calls.
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be a ˈgreat one for something/for doing somethingdo something a lot; enjoy something: I’ve never been a great one for writing letters. ♢ You’re a great one for quizzes, aren’t you?
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