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come up

verb

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1 to come near or nearer
  • the girl came up to the counter and asked if she could have her order prepared to go

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2 to come to one's attention especially gradually or unexpectedly
  • let me know if anything else comes up during the project

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The first known use of come up was before the 12th century

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“Come up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/come%20up. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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