Come in a sentence

The word "come" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of come and how to use it in a sentence.

This website focus on english words and example sentences, so everyone can learn how to use them. Easily browse through english vocabulary, listen the sentences or copy them.

Definition of Come

  • To move hitherward; to draw near; to approach the speaker, or some place or person indicated; -- opposed to go.
  • To complete a movement toward a place; to arrive.
  • To approach or arrive, as if by a journey or from a distance.
  • To approach or arrive, as the result of a cause, or of the act of another.
  • To arrive in sight; to be manifest; to appear.
  • To get to be, as the result of change or progress; -- with a predicate; as, to come untied.
  • To carry through; to succeed in; as, you can't come any tricks here.
  • the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
  • come to pass; arrive, as in due course
  • be found or available
  • happen as a result
  • reach or enter a state, relation, condition, use, or position
  • have a certain priority
  • come to one's mind; suggest itself
  • cover a certain distance
  • move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody
  • reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
  • be received
  • experience orgasm
  • proceed or get along
  • to be the product or result
  • develop into
  • add up in number or quantity
  • extend or reach
  • come under, be classified or included
  • come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example
  • be a native of
  • exist or occur in a certain point in a series
  • come forth

How to use come in a sentence. Come pronunciation.

I had but come back in time-a day later, and he would have sat here and seen me in the Pit below before giving way.
play
copy
And tell him who is beyond and away in Egypt that old Soolsby's busy making a chair for him to sit in when the scarlet cloth is spread, and the East and West come to salaam before him.
play
copy
I see him at his window looking out towards the Cloistered House; and if our neighbour comes forth, perhaps upon his hunter, or now in his cart, or again with his dogs, he draws his hat down upon his eyes and whispers to himself.
play
copy
He and I are as far apart as the poles, and yet it comes to me now, with a strange conviction, that somehow my life will be linked with that of the drunken Romish chair-maker.
play
copy
Achmet is cruel as a tiger to any one that stands in his way; Nahoum, the whale, only opens out to swallow now and then; but when Nahoum does open out, down goes Jonah, and never comes up again.
play
copy
He had come in a Quaker suit of black broadcloth, with grey steel buttons, and a plain white stock; and he wore his broad-brimmed hat-to the consternation of the British Consul-General and the Europeans present, to the amazement of the Turkish and native officials, who eyed him keenly.
play
copy
The ages have gone, and the rest of the world has changed, but Egypt is the same Egypt, the Nile rises and falls, and the old lean years and fat years come and go.
play
copy
He had made Mizraim a fast friend ever since the day he had, by an able device, saved the Chief Eunuch from determined robbery by the former Prince Pasha, with whom he had suddenly come out of favour.
play
copy
The cushions among which he sat had come from Constantinople, the rug at his feet from Tiflis, the prayer-rug on the wall from Mecca.
play
copy
All that he saw was as unlike what he had known in past years as though he had come to Mars or Jupiter.
play
copy
The voice seemed to come from a room at his right; not that from which he had entered, but one still beyond this where he was.
play
copy
Oh, come, let us go, let us escape.
play
copy
Which way did thee come?
play
copy
It was the room through which David had come with Kaid.
play
copy
He had replied that Kaid would come again for him, and suspicion would be aroused if he were gone.
play
copy
David's life had suddenly come upon problems for which his whole past was no preparation.
play
copy
It had come to terms.
play
copy
But they declared to all who crowded upon their words that the Inglesi left the Palace with a face frozen white, as though it was he that had met debacle, while Nahoum had been as urbane and cynical as though he had come to the fulness of his power.
play
copy
He at once surmised that Foorgat's body had been carried out of the Palace; no doubt that it might not be thought he had come to his death by command of Kaid.
play
copy
Was it then come to that?
play
copy

Examples of Come

Example #1
Possession's nine points were with me; and here I sat and faced him; and here he stormed, and would do this and should do that; and I went on with my work.
Example #2
It scared him, as though I was the devil himself, to find me here.
Example #3
And now, David, I have told thee all, nearly.
Example #4
And he would say no more, but would walk with me even to my father's door.
Example #5
I think he is ever setting thee off against Lord Eglington; and that is foolish, for Eglington is but a man of the earth earthy.
Example #6
In degree it has ever been so; but now it is like a constant frown upon his forehead.