part of speech: verb

inflections: comes, coming, came, come

definition 1: to move or travel toward the speaker; approach.

  • Some friends are coming here for dinner tonight.

synonyms: advance, draw near, near

definition 2: to arrive or enter.

  • Here she comes now!
  • I came into the room when I heard the shouts.

synonyms: appear, arrive, enter, show up

antonyms: go

definition 3: to be in a certain place, position, or order among others.

  • Dessert usually comes after dinner.

synonyms: fall, happen, occur

definition 4: to be from; to originate (usually followed by “from”).

  • She comes from Japan.

phrase: come across