Definition of as for in US English:

as for


  • With regard to.

    ‘as for you, you'd better be quick’
    • ‘And as for the Bonnie Prince, he died an alcoholic in Rome, his dreams turned to dust.’
    • ‘I thought she held up pretty well, but as for me, my skills are badly deteriorating.’
    • ‘And as for the number of people you've never seen before, half a hand will do nicely.’
    • ‘And as for my father, I will definitely take him up on his offer if he still wants to send me to learn to sew now!’
    • ‘And as for its military tradition, I assume we're going back in time a bit, maybe to the Vikings.’
    • ‘Also, as for rotation, there can be more than one roto-reflection axis.’
    • ‘And as for the spread of STDs, would legalising prostitution really prevent it?’
    • ‘I burn up at the thought of it and as for having a chat with my mom about it, I would rather be run over by a bus first.’
    • ‘And as for your present, chocolate may be involved, but there's other stuff too!’
    • ‘And as for the Ramblers' Association, if they spent some of the money on footpath signs it would be a help.’
    concerning, respecting, with respect to, on the subject of, as regards, regarding, with reference to, re, in regard to, with regard to, apropos, in the matter of, in connection with
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