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come

come

pronunciation:
kuhm
phrases:
come across
part of speech: verb
inflections: comes, coming, came, come
definition 1: to move or travel toward the speaker; approach.
Some friends are coming here for dinner tonight.
synonyms:
advance, draw near, near
similar words:
move
definition 2: to arrive or enter.
Here she comes now!I came into the room when I heard the shouts.
synonyms:
appear, arrive, enter, show up
antonyms:
go
similar words:
clock in, get
definition 3: to be in a certain place, position, or order among others.
Dessert usually comes after dinner.
synonyms:
fall, happen, occur
similar words:
follow, precede
definition 4: to be from; to originate (usually followed by "from").
She comes from Japan.
similar words:
issue, originate
phrase: come across