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Definition 1: come to pass - [verb of change]

Samples where come about or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • What is happening?
  • The meeting took place off without an incidence
  • Nothing occurred that seemed important

Synonyms for come about in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of come about ) happen

"Report the news as it develops" "These political movements recrudesce from time to time"

(... is a kind of come about ) happen regularly

"Christmas rolled around again"

(... is a kind of come about ) come into being; become reality

"Her dream really materialized"

(... is a kind of come about ) happen, occur, or be the case in the course of events or by chance

"It happens that today is my birthday" "These things befell"

(... is a kind of come about ) become of; happen to

"He promised that no harm would befall her" "What has become of my children?"

(... is a kind of come about ) happen simultaneously

"The two events coincided"

(... is a kind of come about ) come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect

"Your comments may backfire and cause you a lot of trouble" "the political movie backlashed on the Democrats"

(... is a kind of come about ) be the case by chance

"I chanced to meet my old friend in the street"

(... is a kind of come about ) happen or take place

"Things have been breaking pretty well for us in the past few months"

(... is a kind of come about ) touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly

"Light fell on her face" "The sun shone on the fields" "The light struck the golden necklace" "A strange sound struck my ears"

(... is a kind of come about ) prove to be in the result or end

"It turns out that he was right"

(... is a kind of come about ) happen in a particular manner

"how did your talk go over?"

(... is a kind of come about ) happen or occur again

"This is a recurring story"

(... is a kind of come about ) be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest

"The plot developed slowly"

(... is a kind of come about ) result or issue

"A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion"

(... is a kind of come about ) come about or follow as a consequence

"nothing will result from this meeting"

(... is a kind of come about ) occur between other event or between certain points of time

"the war intervened between the birth of her two children"

(... is a kind of come about ) come about, happen, or occur

"Several important events transpired last week"

(... is a kind of come about ) occur

"what gives?"

(... is a kind of come about ) take place as an additional or unexpected development

(... is a kind of come about ) follow a certain course

"The inauguration went well" "how did your interview go?"

(... is a kind of come about ) come to pass; arrive, as in due course

"The first success came three days later" "It came as a shock" "Dawn comes early in June"

(... is a kind of come about ) occur at a specified time or place

"Christmas falls on a Monday this year" "The accent falls on the first syllable"

(... is a kind of come about ) be a forerunner of or occur earlier than

"This composition anticipates Impressionism"

(... is a kind of come about ) happen at the same time

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