every man for himself

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English[edit]

Interjection[edit]

every man for himself

  1. An expression of indifference, that everyone should forget about comradeship and save themselves.

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Adjective[edit]

every man for himself (not comparable)

  1. selfish
    I quit showbusiness because there was too much of an every-man-for-himself attitude going on
    There was an every-man-for-himself attitude during the time of the Great Depression in 1930s America.