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come adrift

Definition of come adrift

chiefly British

  1. :  to become loose or unattached <One of the straps on her dress came adrift.>



Word by Word Definitions

comeplay
  1. :  to move toward something :  approach

    :  to move or journey to a vicinity with a specified purpose

    :  to reach a particular station in a series

adriftplay
  1. :  without motive power and without anchor or mooring

    :  without ties, guidance, or security

    :  free from restraint or support


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