speak for yourself

speak for yourself
spoken
used for telling someone that your opinion about something is different from theirs

"No one wants pizza again tonight." "Speak for yourself! I do!"


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  • speak for — (yourself) to say what you really believe or think is true. She should tell us what happened – I mean, she s an adult, she can speak for herself. Usage notes: sometimes used to say you do not agree with what someone else has said: “Without makeup …   New idioms dictionary

  • speak for — verb be a spokesperson for (Freq. 6) He represents the Government s position • Hypernyms: ↑represent • Verb Frames: Somebody s something Something s somebody * * * 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak for oneself — give one s own opinions ■ [in imperative] used to tell someone that what they have said may apply to them but does not apply to others This is such a boring place. Speak for yourself I like it …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak for myself — speak for myˈself/herˈself/himˈself, etc. idiom to express what you think or want yourself, rather than sb else doing it for you • I m quite capable of speaking for myself, thank you! Main entry: ↑speakidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak for herself — speak for myˈself/herˈself/himˈself, etc. idiom to express what you think or want yourself, rather than sb else doing it for you • I m quite capable of speaking for myself, thank you! Main entry: ↑speakidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak for himself — speak for myˈself/herˈself/himˈself, etc. idiom to express what you think or want yourself, rather than sb else doing it for you • I m quite capable of speaking for myself, thank you! Main entry: ↑speakidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak — W1S1 [spi:k] v past tense spoke [spəuk US spouk] past participle spoken [ˈspəukən US ˈspou ] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(in conversation)¦ 2¦(say words)¦ 3¦(language)¦ 4¦(formal speech)¦ 5¦(express ideas/opinions)¦ 6 so to speak 7 speak your mind …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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