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come by Explained

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

51 Moby Thesaurus words for "come by":
accept, acquire, admit, assume, bag, be seized of, call, capture,
catch, come in for, come into, come over, contract, corral, derive,
derive from, drag down, draw, draw from, drop in, earn,
enter into possession, gain, get, harvest, have, have coming in,
heir, inherit, look in, look up, make, net, obtain, pop in,
procure, pull down, reap, receive, run in, sack, score, secure,
see, step in, succeed to, take, take in, take on, take over, win

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

come by
v 1: visit informally and spontaneously; "We frequently drop by
the neighbors' house for a cup of coffee" [syn: {drop by},
{drop in}]
2: obtain, especially accidentally

come by at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-verb » head=to come by|comes by|coming by|came by
  • Inter: transitiv » e To obtain; to get, especially by chance or involuntarily.
    1. : Somehow he came by a substantial fortune.
    2. : A loyal friend is hard to come by.
    3. Inter: intransitiv » e To come near to; to pass; to visit.
    4. : Your beau came by while you were shopping.


      Inter: trans-top » to get (trans.)

  • French: mettre la main sur ...
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|bekommen
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|encontrar, Inter: t+ » pt|pilhar
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|добывать|tr=dobyvát’ Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|добыть|tr=dobýt’ Inter: pf » ., Inter: t+ » ru|доставать|tr=dostavát’ Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|достать|tr=dostát’ Inter: pf » ., Inter: t+ » ru|получать|tr=polučát’ Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|получить|tr=polučít’ Inter: pf » .

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » to pass or visit (intrans.)
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|заходить|tr=zaxodít' Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|зайти|tr=zajtí Inter: pf » . (+ к (k) + dative case); Inter: t+ » ru|заглядывать|tr=zagljádyvat' Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|заглянуть|tr=zagljanút' Inter: pf » . (+ к (k) + dative case)

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|visitar

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    come by!
  • A command to a sheepdog to move clockwise around the sheep

  • Category: Category:English phrasal verbs -
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs with particle (by) -
    Translation: et » come by
    Translation: ko » come by
    Translation: it » come by
    Translation: kn » come by
    Translation: lt » come by
    Translation: nl » come by
    Translation: pl » come by