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come by (somewhere)

phrasal verb with come uk   us   /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
to ​visit a ​place for a ​shorttime, often when you are going ​somewhereelse: I'll come by (the ​office/​yourhouse) one ​day this ​week and we can have a ​chat.
(Definition of come by (somewhere) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “come by (somewhere)”
in Chinese (Simplified) (对某地)作短暂拜访, (常指)顺道拜访…
in Chinese (Traditional) (對某地)作短暫拜訪, (常指)順道拜訪…
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