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Synonyms and Antonyms of come

  1. 1 to move closer to <come here and sit by the fire> Synonyms advance, approach, near, nigh Related Words drop in, enter, pop (in) Near Antonyms depart, exit, leave Antonyms go, recede (from), retreat, withdraw

  2. 2 to get to a destination <when do you think they'll come?> Synonyms appear, arrive, get in, get through, land, show up, turn up Related Words fetch, hit, make, reach; pull in, touch down; debark, disembark; barge (in), blow in, breeze (in), burst (in or into), waltz (in); check in, clock (in) Near Antonyms check out, clock (out); flee, vamoose Antonyms go, leave

  3. 3 to eventually have as a state or quality <your dreams can come true> Synonyms become, get, go, grow, run, turn, waxRelated Words alter, change, metamorphose, modify, mutate, transfigure, transform, transmuteNear Antonyms abide, be, continue, linger, remain, stay

  4. 4 to take place <whatever may come we'll always be together> Synonyms be, befall, betide, chance, happen, come about, come down, come off, 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

  5. 5 to move forward along a course <how is the remodeling job coming?> Synonyms advance, go, come along, do, fare, forge, get along, get on, go along, go off, march, pace, proceed, progressRelated Words accelerate, fast-forward, speed; approach, near; journey, pass, repair, run, travel, wend; actuate, drive, impel, propel, push; take outNear Antonyms arrest, balk, block, check, detain, halt, hinder, hold back, impede, nip, obstruct, slow (down or up), stem; repress, retard, stunt, suppress; delay, interrupt, stall; cramp, hamper, inhibit; cease, let up, pause; regress; waitAntonyms remain, stand, stay, stop

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