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  1. drop by, drop in, come byverb

    visit informally and spontaneously

    "We frequently drop by the neighbors' house for a cup of coffee"

    Synonyms:
    come into, drop by, drop in

  2. come by, come intoverb

    obtain, especially accidentally

    Synonyms:
    come into, drop by, drop in

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  1. come by

    Synonyms:
    get, obtain, gain, get possession of

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  1. Gui Yihong:

    If you weren't at the frontlines you wouldn't be able to experience this, i had to (come) and bear witness. For the last 80 days we had fought between life and death, and finally gained victory. It was not easy at all to come by.

  2. Daniel Gibbins:

    Jobs I have been used to and jobs in the same pay range are a lot harder to come by, i apply all the time, but I get an interview maybe once every six months.

  3. Curtis Penix:

    When a large truck would come by, we had this little technique where we would lean (on their walking sticks) into the ditch and away from the road, just long enough for them to go by, and then we'd pop back out on the road.

  4. anonymous:

    How come the most natural things in the world are the most difficult to come by....it is the most natural,beautiful, self-enhancing and intoxicatingly breathtaking acts of nature that we humans take for granted at times-as our complexities and complicated human minds do not allow us to act as naturally as we were born to,but turn peace into war,love into suffering,pleasure into pain and the natural into the forgotten!

  5. Deutsche Bank:

    (This is) not the most straightforward transaction as Xerium's leverage is high and financial restructuring is required, but assets like this do not come by easily in a late-cycle stock market, we think Andritz could be a very beneficial long-term owner of this business.


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  • تعالArabic
  • stavitCzech
  • bekommenGerman
  • visitar, encontrar, hallarSpanish
  • pilhar, encontrarPortuguese
  • достать, доставать, получать, добыть, заглядывать, получить, добывать, зайти, заглянуть, заходитьRussian
  • کی طرف سے آنےUrdu

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