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come off

phrasal verb with come us   /kʌm/ verb past tense came /keɪm/ , past participle come
  • (SUCCEED)

to happen as planned or to succeed: I thought the party came off really well.

come off

phrasal verb with come us   /kʌm/ verb past tense came /keɪm/ , past participle come
  • (END UP)

to end up in a particular position: The team played hard and came off with a victory.
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come off

informal
phrasal verb with come uk   /kʌm/ us   verb
to happen as planned, or to succeed: The meeting never came off. Despite some small problems, the acquisition went off pretty smoothly.
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