Meaning of “come the sth” in the English Dictionary

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"come the sth" in British English

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come the sth

UK disapproving

to pretend to be or feel something:

Don't come the poor little innocent with me!

(Definition of “come the sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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