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Overview of verb come
1. come, come up -- (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")

2. arrive, get, 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")

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 or enter a state, relation, condition, use, or position; "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"; "The shoes came untied"; "come into contact with a terrorist group"; "his face went red"; "your wish will come true")

5. come, follow -- (to be the product or result; "Melons come from a vine"; "Understanding comes from experience")

6. come -- (be found or available; "These shoes come in three colors; The furniture comes unassembled")

7. issue forth, come -- (come forth; "A scream came from the woman's mouth"; "His breath came hard")

8. hail, come -- (be a native of; "She hails from Kalamazoo")

9. come -- (extend or reach; "The water came up to my waist"; "The sleeves come to your knuckles")

10. come -- (exist or occur in a certain point in a series; "Next came the student from France")

11. come -- (cover a certain distance; "She came a long way")

12. fall, come -- (come under, be classified or included; "fall into a category"; "This comes under a new heading")

13. come -- (happen as a result; "Nothing good will come of this")

14. total, number, add up, come, amount -- (add up in number or quantity; "The bills amounted to $2,000"; "The bill came to $2,000")

15. come, add up, amount -- (develop into; "This idea will never amount to anything"; "nothing came of his grandiose plans")

16. come, come in -- (be received; "News came in of the massacre in Rwanda")

17. occur, 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")

18. derive, come, descend -- (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")

19. do, fare, make out, come, get along -- (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")

20. come -- (experience orgasm; "she could not come because she was too upset")

21. come -- (have a certain priority; "My family comes first")

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