Definition of come across phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

come across

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

    come across

     
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  1. 1to be understood He spoke for a long time but his meaning didn't really come across.
  2. 2to make a particular impression She comes across well in interviews. He came across as a sympathetic person.

come across somebody/something

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to meet or find someone or something by chance I came across children sleeping under bridges. She came across some old photos in a drawer.

come across (with something)

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to provide or supply something when you need it I hoped she'd come across with some more information.
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