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Spanish translation of “come”

come

verb /kam/ (past tense came /keim/, past participle come)
to move etc towards the person speaking or writing, or towards the place being referred to by him Come here! Are you coming to the dance? John has come to see me Have any letters come for me? to become near or close to something in time or space Christmas is coming soon. to happen or be situated The letter ‘d’ comes between ‘c’ and è’ in the alphabet. (often with to) to happen (by accident) How did you come to break your leg? to arrive at (a certain state etc) What are things coming to? We have come to an agreement. (with to) (of numbers, prices etc) to amount (to)
subir a, ser
The total comes to 51.
comer noun late-comers will not be admitted We welcome all comers. coming noun the comings and goings of the people in the street. comeback noun a return (especially to show business) The actress made a comeback years after retiring. comedown noun a fall in dignity etc The smaller car was a bit of a comedown after the Rolls Royce. come about to happen How did that come about? come across to meet or find by chance
encontrar, tropezarse con
He came across some old friends.
come along to come with or accompany the person speaking etc Come along with me! to progress
ir, marchar
How are things coming along?
come by to get How did you come by that black eye? come down to decrease; to become less Tea has come down in price. come into one’s own to have the opportunity of showing what one can do etc
mostrar lo que uno vale
He has at last come into his own as a pop-singer.
come off to fall off Her shoe came off. to turn out (well); to succeed
tener lugar, suceder
The gamble didn’t come off.
come on to appear on stage or the screen They waited for the comedian to come on. hurry up!
¡date prisa!, ¡vamos!, ¡venga!
Come on – we’ll be late for the party!
don’t be ridiculous!
¡venga ya!
Come on, you don’t really expect me to believe that!
come out to become known The truth finally came out. to be published This newspaper comes out once a week. to strike The men have come out (on strike). (of a photograph) to be developed This photograph has come out very well. to be removed This dirty mark won’t come out. come round (also come around) to visit
hacer una visita
Come round and see us soon.
to regain consciousness
volver en sí
After receiving anesthesia, don’t expect to come round for at least twenty minutes.
come to to regain consciousness
volver en sí
When will he come to after the operation?
come to light to be discovered
ser descubierto, salir a la luz
The theft only came to light when the owners returned from holiday.
come upon to meet, find or discover by chance
encontrarse con
She came upon a solution to the problem.
come up with to think of; to produce He’s come up with a great idea. come what may whatever happens
pase lo que pase
I’ll give you my support, come what may!
to come (in the) future in the days to come.
(Definition of come from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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