that’s/there’s...for you - definition and synonyms

phrase spoken
  1. 1
    used for saying that someone should not be surprised or upset when someone behaves in a particular way because that is the way they normally behave

    ‘His room’s such a mess.’ ‘Well, that’s teenagers for you!’

  2. 2
    used when you are angry or disappointed at the way you or someone else has been treated

    They said it was all my own fault. There’s justice for you!

See also main entry: for