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come across sth

phrasal verb with come uk   us   /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
B2 to find something by chance: He came across some of his old love letters in his wife's desk.
Translations of “come across sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 偶然發現, 碰見, 無意中發現…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偶然发现, 碰见, 无意中发现…
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