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English definition of “come into sth”

come into sth

verb uk phrasal verb with come   /kʌm/ (came, come) us  

(MONEY)

C2 If someone comes into money, property, or a title, they receive it as a result of the death of a relation: She came into a bit of money when her grandfather died.Inheriting and bequeathing

(INFLUENCE)

If a particular emotion or quality comes into a situation, it influences that situation: She married for money - love didn't come into it. Note: This sense is usually used in negative sentences.Being based on or depending on something
(Definition of come into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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