come adrift

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Definition of come adrift

chiefly British
: to become loose or unattached One of the straps on her dress came adrift.

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“Come adrift.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come%20adrift. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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