come together

phrasal verb

came together; come together; coming together; comes together
: to join or meet
the place where two rivers come together
: to form a group
People from many different areas have come together to try to find a solution.
: to begin to work or proceed in the desired way
The project started slowly, but everything is finally starting to come together now.

Examples of come together in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Crocs and Levi’s have come together to deliver an unexpected yet intriguing collaboration—-a clog shoe featuring denim panels. Kerane Marcellus, Essence, 10 Sep. 2023 For example, a waning crescent will form a full moon with a waxing gibbous, first-quarter moons and third-quarter moons will come together as a perfect whole, and so on. Aliza Pelto, Women's Health, 10 Sep. 2023 Everybody on offense and defense came together but just fell short. Evan Dudley, al, 9 Sep. 2023 But the whimsical style came together for her professional team who weaved together two braids into one ponytail, and later wrapped them into a long bun at the nape of the neck. Kathleen Hou, ELLE, 9 Sep. 2023 Inside the front cover were signatures from dozens of this year’s players — a recognition of a superfan who’d no longer be at the games and the large group of fans who’d come together, thanks to him. John Carlisle, Detroit Free Press, 8 Sep. 2023 When their mom refuses to leave the couch of a furniture store, three estranged siblings, with their emotional baggage in tow, come together to try to fix the strange problem. Scott Roxborough, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 Sep. 2023 Native American comics are coming together for a night of stand-up. Jennifer Peltz, Fortune, 7 Sep. 2023 How did the story of Chino and her sleeping scarf come together for you? Emma Specter, Vogue, 29 Aug. 2023 See More

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“Come together.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2023.

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