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Synonyms for come about

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place(verb)

    come to pass

    "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"

    Synonyms:
    materialise, run, perish, elapse, go past, make pass, progress, top, put across, go by, draw, evanesce, continue, occur, pass off, slip by, materialize, breathe, excrete, turn over, go, spend, bechance, slide by, croak, emit, fade, hand, legislate, happen, egest, exit, authorise, exceed, fleet, pass away, slip away, drop dead, overstep, transcend, make it, return, pop off, come out, authorize, devolve, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, give, fall out, hap, march on, glide by, go on, chance, sink, eliminate, move on, lapse, come up, give-up the ghost, blow over, take place, lead, expire, overhaul, find, advance, go through, reach, communicate, keep, choke, pass by, snuff it, overtake, bump, follow, extend, come on, carry on, die, fall, pass, proceed, encounter, clear, decease, conk, travel by, buy the farm, pass along, come, befall, go across, go along, surpass, guide, pass on

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. come about

    Synonyms:
    happen, come to pass

How to pronounce come about?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

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  1. comeabout

How to use come about in a sentence?

  1. Joseph Epstein:

    What distinguishes us one from another is our dreams . . . and what we do to make them come about.

  2. South Korea:

    Pregnancy doesn't come about by women alone -- but to hold only women responsible makes the law very unfair.

  3. Donald Trump:

    It will be a pretty crowded number of days. But very exciting and I think a lot of good results can come about.

  4. John Rogers:

    I would be surprised if a strike doesnt come about because I think each side has a real interest in demonstrating the dominance of their positions.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    No fundamental change can come about in the country until the wealth and power are broken up and the people themselves direct the economy and government.


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