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"come up with sth" in British English

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come up with sth

phrasal verb with come uk   us   /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
B2 to ​suggest or ​think of an ​idea or ​plan: She's come up with some ​amazingscheme to ​double her ​income.
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(Definition of come up with sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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come up with sth

phrasal verb with come uk   us   /kʌm/ verb
to suggest or ​think of an ​idea or ​plan: come up with a plan/idea/solution They came up with a ​plan to make us more ​efficient.come up with a name/title/advert Next you need to come up with a ​name for your ​product.
(Definition of come up with sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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