come by


come by

verb

Definition of COME BY

1
to make a brief visit <come by after work and I'll give you some clothes for the rummage sale>
Synonyms come by, come over, drop by, drop in, pop (in), run (over), run in, step in, stop (by or in), visit
Related Words barge (in); look up, see; bop (into), happen (by); frequent, hang (at), haunt, resort (to)
2
to receive as return for effort <a literary award like that isn't easy to come by>
Antonyms forfeit, lose

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