come about

verb

Definition of come about

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  happen

  3. 2 :  to change direction the wind has come about into the north

  4. 3 :  to shift to a new tack

Examples of come about in a Sentence

  1. how did all this come about?

First Known Use of come about

14th century



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