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English definition of “come”

come

verb     /kʌm/ (came, come)
come to do sth C2 to start to do something: I've come to like her over the months. It used to hold paper bags, but gradually came to be used for magazines. How did that phrase come to mean (= develop so that it means) that?Starting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of come verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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