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come off

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of come off

  1. 1 to take place <couldn't believe that the wedding would actually come off—they've been “just dating” for years> Synonyms be, befall, betide, chance, come, come about, come down, happen, cook, do, go down [slang], go on, hap, occur, pass, transpireRelated Words break, develop, rise, shape (up); arise, come up, crop (up), materialize, spring (up); intervene; fall out, follow, result, turn out; go off, proceed

  2. 2 to turn out as planned or desired <the attempted revival of the city's downtown never really came off, and even more stores eventually closed> Synonyms click, succeed, deliver, go, go over, pan out, work outRelated Words catch on; flourish, prosper, thrive; cook, percolateNear Antonyms languish; flounder, struggle; decline, sink, skid, slip, slump, wane; crash, crater, crumble, flame out; choke, crack up, miscarry, misfire; fall down, go under; implode, self-destructAntonyms bomb, collapse, fail, flop, flunk, fold, founder, miss, strike out, wash out





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