v. i.1.To move hitherward; to draw near; to approach the speaker, or some place or person indicated; - opposed to go.
[imp. Came ; p. p. Come ; p. pr & vb. n. Coming.]
Look, who comes yonder?
- Shak.
I did not come to curse thee.
- Tennyson.
2.To complete a movement toward a place; to arrive.
When we came to Rome.
- Acts xxviii. 16.
Lately come from Italy.
- Acts xviii. 2.
3.To approach or arrive, as if by a journey or from a distance.
The hour is coming, and now is.
- John. v. 25.
4.To approach or arrive, as the result of a cause, or of the act of another.
From whence come wars?
- James iv. 1.
Both riches and honor come of thee !
- 1 Chron. xxix. 12.
5.To arrive in sight; to be manifest; to appear.
Then butter does refuse to come.
- Hudibras.
6.To get to be, as the result of change or progress; - with a predicate; as, to come untied.
How come you thus estranged?
- Shak.
How come her eyes so bright?
- Shak.
Think not that I am come to destroy.
- Matt. v. 17.
They were cried
In meeting, come next Sunday.
- Lowell.
To come
yet to arrive, future.
To come about
a - To come to pass; to arrive; to happen; to result; as, how did these things come about?
- Dryden.
b - To change; to come round; as, the ship comes about.
- Shak.
v. t.1.To carry through; to succeed in; as, you can't come any tricks here.
To come it
to succeed in a trick of any sort.
Verb1.come - move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody; "He came singing down the road"; "Come with me to the Casbah"; "come down here!"; "come out of the closet!"; "come into the room"
Synonyms: come up
depart, go away, go - move away from a place into another direction; "Go away before I start to cry"; "The train departs at noon"
2.come - reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
Synonyms: arrive, get
3.come - come to pass; arrive, as in due course; "The first success came three days later"; "It came as a shock"; "Dawn comes early in June"
4.come - reach a state, relation, or condition; "The water came to a boil"; "We came to understand the true meaning of life"; "Their anger came to a boil"; "I came to realize the true meaning of life"
5.come - to be the product or result; "Melons come from a vine"; "Understanding comes from experience"
Synonyms: follow
6.come - enter or assume a condition, relation, use, or position; "He came into contact with a terrorist group"; "The shoes came untied"; "I came to see his point of view"; "her face went red with anger"; "The knot came loose"; "Your wish will come true"
7.come - be found or available; "These shoes come in three colors; The furniture comes unassembled"
8.come - come forth; "A scream came from the woman's mouth"; "His breath came hard"
Synonyms: issue forth
9.come - be a native of; "She hails from Kalamazoo"
Synonyms: hail
10.come - extend or reach; "The water came up to my waist"; "The sleeves come to your knuckles"
11.come - exist or occur in a certain point in a series; "Next came the student from France"
12.come - come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example; "She was descended from an old Italian noble family"; "he comes from humble origins"
Synonyms: descend, derive
13.come - cover a certain distance; "She came a long way"
14.come - come under, be classified or included; "fall into a category"; "This comes under a new heading"
Synonyms: fall
15.come - happen as a result; "Nothing good will come of this"
16.come - add up in number or quantity; "The bills amounted to $2,000"; "The bill came to $2,000"
Synonyms: number, total, amount, add up
17.come - develop into; "This idea will never amount to anything"; "nothing came of his grandiose plans"
Synonyms: add up, amount
18.come - be received; "News came in of the massacre in Rwanda"
Synonyms: come in
19.come - come to one's mind; suggest itself; "It occurred to me that we should hire another secretary"; "A great idea then came to her"
Synonyms: occur
20.come - proceed or get along; "How is she doing in her new job?"; "How are you making out in graduate school?"; "He's come a long way"
Synonyms: fare, get along, make out, do
21.come - experience orgasm; "she could not come because she was too upset"
22.come - have a certain priority; "My family comes first"
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