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come across Explained

come across at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

80 Moby Thesaurus words for "come across":
alight upon, aller sans dire, be manifest, be no secret,
blunder upon, bump into, chance upon, circulate, come across with,
come among, come down with, come on, come through with,
come up against, come upon, confront, cough up, deliver,
deliver over, discover serendipitously, distribute, encounter,
fall across, fall among, fall foul of, fall in with, fall upon,
fork over, forward, give in, give out, give over, glare,
go without saying, grease the palm, hand, hand in, hand out,
hand over, hang out, happen upon, hit upon, kick in, lay on one,
light upon, meet, meet head-on, meet up with, meet with,
need no explanation, pass, pass out, pass over, pitch upon,
plunk down, pony up, post, project, reach, render, resign,
run across, run into, run smack into, run up against, run upon,
sauter aux yeux, shout, speak for itself, stand out, stick out,
strike the eye, stumble on, stumble upon, stump up, surrender,
tickle the palm, transfer, tumble on, turn over

come across at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

come across
v 1: find unexpectedly; "the archeologists chanced upon an old
tomb"; "she struck a goldmine"; "The hikers finally
struck the main path to the lake" [syn: {fall upon}, {strike},
{come upon}, {light upon}, {chance upon}, {chance on},
{happen upon}, {attain}, {discover}]
2: be perceived in a certain way; make a certain impression
3: come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How
nice to see you again!" [syn: {meet}, {ran into}, {encounter},
{run across}, {see}]
4: communicate the intended meaning or impression; "He came
across very clearly" [syn: {come over}]
5: be received or understood [syn: {resonate}]

come across at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-verb » head=come across|comes across|coming across|came across|come across
  • Inter: idiomati » c To give an appearance or impression; to project a certain image.
    1. : A business suit and briefcase help her to come across as the competent professional she is.
    2. To find, usually by accident.
    3. : In the meadow he will come across a rare flower.


      Inter: trans-top » give an appearance or impression

  • French: Inter: t- » fr|avoir l'air de
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|ge ett intryck av

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » find, usually by accident
    • French: Inter: t- » fr|tomber sur
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|τυχαίνω|tr=tychaíno
    • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|natrafić
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|натыкаться|sc=Cyrl|tr=natykát'sja|alt=натыка́ться Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|наткнуться|sc=Cyrl|tr=natknút'sja|alt=наткну́ться Inter: imp » f

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|thig tarsainn air, Inter: t- » gd|amais, Inter: t- » gd|tachair air
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|stöta på, Inter: t- » sv|träffa på

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » ro: Inter: t+ » ro|întâlni|alt=a întâlni

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs -
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs with particle (across) -
    Translation: et » come across
    Translation: el » come across
    Translation: fr » come across
    Translation: it » come across
    Translation: ku » come across
    Translation: lo » come across
    Translation: lt » come across
    Translation: mg » come across
    Translation: my » come across
    Translation: pl » come across
    Translation: fi » come across
    Translation: sv » come across