Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

come into

Definition of come into

  1. 1 :  to enter (a place) <Everyone watched her as she came into the room.>

  2. 2 :  to get (something) as a possession <He came into a fortune when he inherited his father's estate.>

  3. 3 :  to be involved in (something) <Deciding who to hire should be a business decision. You shouldn't allow personal feelings to come into it.>



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



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up come into? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).