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Meaning of “come into sth” - Learner’s Dictionary

come into sth

phrasal verb with come
 
 
/kʌm/ verb ( past tense came, past participle come)
to get money from someone who has died: Just after I left university, I came into a bit of money.Inheriting and bequeathing
come into it UK informal to influence a situation: Money doesn't come into it.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
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