Definitions of come

  1.   add up in number or quantity The bills amounted to 2 000 The bill came to 2 000
  2.   develop into This idea will never amount to anything nothing came of his grandiose plans
  3.   reach a destination arrive by movement or by making progress She arrived home at 7 o'clock He got into college She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight
  4.   come forth A scream came from the woman's mouth His breath came hard
  5.   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
  6.   be found or available These shoes come in three colors The furniture comes unassembled
  7.   happen as a result Nothing good will come of this
  8.   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
  9.   have a certain priority My family comes first
  10.   come to one's mind suggest itself It occurred to me that we should hire another secretary A great idea then came to her
  11.   cover a certain distance She came a long way
  12.   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
  13.   experience orgasm she could not come because she was too upset
  14.   to be the product or result Melons come from a vine Understanding comes from experience
  15.   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
  16.   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
  17.   be a native of She hails from Kalamazoo
  18.   reach a destination arrive by movement or progress She arrived home at 7 o'clock She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight
  19.   be received News came in of the massacre in Rwanda
  20.   extend or reach The water came up to my waist The sleeves come to your knuckles
  21.   come under be classified or included fall into a category This comes under a new heading
  22.   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
  23.   exist or occur in a certain point in a series Next came the student from France
  24.   To move hitherward to draw near to approach the speaker or some place or person indicated opposed to go
  25.   To complete a movement toward a place to arrive
  26.   To approach or arrive as if by a journey or from a distance
  27.   To approach or arrive as the result of a cause or of the act of another
  28.   To arrive in sight to be manifest to appear
  29.   To get to be as the result of change or progress with a predicate as to come untied
  30.   To carry through to succeed in as you can't come any tricks here
  31.   Coming
  32.   To move towards draw near reach arrive be present to issue from a source become occur as a result approach in kind or quality happen
  33.   Came
  34.   Come
  35.   To move toward this place the opp of go to draw near to arrive at a certain state or condition to issue to happen pr p coming pa t came pa p come
  36.   To move toward approach arrive
  37.   To move to or toward the speaker draw nigh arrive happen
  38.   Comer
  39.   To move to this place draw near or approach to arrive to advance or move into view to appear to arrive at some state or condition to happen or fall out to issue Come in the imperative excites attention or invites to motion or joint action To come about to change or come round to come to pass To come at to reach to attain To come away to leave to sprout To come back to return To come by to pass near to obtain or acquire To come down to descend to be humbled To come home to affect deeply To come in to enter to yield to become fashionable to enter as an ingredient or part of a composition to accrue To come in for to arrive in time to participate in To come into to join with to comply with to acquire Tom come near to approach To come off to escape to get free to take place To come on to advance to thrive To come over to pass above or across to pass from one party side or army to another to occur to to rise in distillation To come out to depart or proceed from to become public to be introduced into society to appear after being clouded to turn out To come out of to issue forth as from confinement to proceed or depart from To come out with to give publicity to to disclose To come round to change to recover to circumvent To come short to fail To come to to consent or yield to amount to to recover as from a swoon To come to himself to recover his sense To come together to meet or assemble To come to pass to happen To come up to ascend to spring to come into use to slacken as a rope c To come up to to approach near to amount to To come up with to overtake To come upon to fall on to attack To come in future as in the world to come Come come repeated expresses haste or remonstrance
  40.   To draw near to move towards to arrive or reach to happen or fall out to advance and arrive at some state or condition to sprout to spring

Antonyms for come

clear out, delay, walk out, stay, inhibit, pause, detain, Begone, recede, take off, push off, abide, check, regress, wait, depart, clear off, go off, flee, remain, clock, obstruct, stem, withdraw, pull out, block, impede, arrest, hold back, scarper, slow, leave, hamper, repress, bail, be, dig out, vamoose, stunt, get off, stand, continue, go away, hinder, balk, interrupt, check out, nip, stop, let up, cease, push on, cut out, bugger off, cramp, bug out, bail out, stall, go forth, go, exit, retreat, BUG OFF, halt, linger, suppress.

Quotes of come

  1. Most people even among those who know Shakespeare well and come into real contact with his mind are inclined to isolate and exaggerate some one aspect of the tragic fact – Andrew Coyle Bradley
  2. Today especially when there are so many stations for viewers to choose from if they want news they always come to CNN and that's where I wanted to be – Connie Chung
  3. I didn't come east of the Mississippi for the first time in my life until I was 26 years of age but I knew I read magazines I listened to radio I watched television I knew there was something out there and I wanted a part of it – Sam Donaldson
  4. As the scripts come in they are sent to the artists and the artists are either very busy or ready to start – Garth Ennis
  5. I have decided to fight for my country because we have build a success story in Guanajuato with real results and more yet to come in the next two years – Vicente Fox
  6. But inspiration That's when you come home from abroad and are asked Well have you found inspiration and fortunately you haven't But the impressions sink in of course and may emerge later None of us has invented the house that was done many thousands of years ago – Arne Jacobsen
  7. Well sometimes if I go out to dinner with my family people will come up to me and put their hand across my plate for me to shake sometimes when I have a bite of food in my mouth I find this a bit disturbing – Abdul Qadeer Khan
  8. You will be judged in years to come by how you responded to genocide on your watch – Nicholas D. Kristof
  9. By no means do I anticipate screening those who come on to campus And I have no difficulty if a bishop across the country or some local pastor may say that's not Catholic teaching that's fine – William P. Leahy
  10. It's always nice when you do something and it's well received as opposed to the other way which God knows happens to everybody When the good times come around you take a deep breath appreciate it but not take it too seriously – Laura Linney
  11. If I just do it it will take less time than telling someone what I'm thinking and have them free associate and then come back to me and I'll hate it and I'll have to redo it – Isaac Mizrahi
  12. When we think of the major threats to our national security the first to come to mind are nuclear proliferation rogue states and global terrorism But another kind of threat lurks beyond our shores one from nature not humans an avian flu pandemic – Barack Obama
  13. My painting does not come from the easel – Jackson Pollock
  14. I have never come across a technology that doesn't change This is inevitable You have to adapt your systems as technology develops – Gijs de Vries
  15. The failure of the system to deal quickly was attributable to Nixon's lying stonewalling and refusal to come clean So it took 26 months for the final truth to be known – Bob Woodward

Usage examples for come

  1. You should not have come – A Woman Named Smith by Marie Conway Oemler
  2. “ I know you will come – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. He may come back after all – The Mandarin's Fan by Fergus Hume
  4. How come he to know my name – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  5. “ I wish I had not come she said – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  6. So I come to you – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  7. And I know that you will come back to me – The Bells of San Juan by Jackson Gregory
  8. “ For it must come to that – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  9. You will come said Rotha ” – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  10. “ Macie come at me – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  11. Yes she had done what she had come to do – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  12. Yes yes Mr Poynter come to see us Rich – The Bag of Diamonds by George Manville Fenn
  13. Well let it come – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  14. What will come of this I do not know – King Arthur's Socks and Other Village Plays by Floyd Dell
  15. Come shall we go – May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey
  16. “ I will tell miladi you have come – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas
  17. “ I did not think you wanted me to come back – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  18. Why does it never come to me – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  19. You can come with me mother – The Secret of Sarek by Maurice Leblanc
  20. “ For this I come – The Death of Wallenstein A Play by Frederich Schiller

Rhymes for come