come to/into someone's mind

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Definition of come to/into someone's mind

: to be remembered or thought of by someone I didn't mean to offend you. I just said the first thing that came to/into my mind.

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“Come to/into someone's mind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come%20to%2Finto%20someone%27s%20mind. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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