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English definition of “come on”

come on

(ENCOURAGE) phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
B1 said to encourage someone to do something, especially to hurry or try harder , or to tell you something: Come on - we're going to be late if you don't hurry ! Come on, Helen, you can tell me. I won't tell anyone.Expressions telling people to hurry up
(Definition of come on (ENCOURAGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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