crop up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"crop up" in British English

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crop up

informal
phrasal verb with crop uk   /krɒp/  us   /krɑːp/ verb (-pp-)
to ​happen or ​appearunexpectedly: Her ​namekeepscropping up inconversation.
(Definition of crop up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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crop up

(-pp-)
phrasal verb with crop  us   /krɑp/ verb [T] (-pp-)
to ​happen or ​appear unexpectedly: Her ​namekeeps cropping up in ​theirconversations.
(Definition of crop up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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