be meant for

1) to be intended or designed for someone or something

The bigger offices are meant for senior staff only.

These books are not meant for primary school students.

2) to be suitable for something

I don't think she's meant to be a teacher.

3) if two people are meant for each other, they are suitable for each other as romantic partners

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