comings and goings

noun

Definition of comings and goings

: the activity of people arriving at and leaving a place He sat in the café watching the comings and goings of the customers.

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“Comings and goings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comings%20and%20goings. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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