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Synonyms for (verb) come up

Synonyms: come up, arise Definition: result or issue Usage: A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion

Similar words: come about, take place, go on, hap, happen, fall out, pass, pass off, occur Definition: come to pass Usage: What is happening?; The meeting took place off without an incidence; Nothing occurred that seemed important

Synonyms: come up, summon, muster, muster up, rally Definition: gather or bring together Usage: muster the courage to do something; she rallied her intellect; Summon all your courage

Similar words: collect, pull together, garner, gather Definition: assemble or get together Usage: gather some stones; pull your thoughts together

Synonyms: come up, scrape, scrape up, scratch Definition: gather (money or other resources) together over time Usage: She had scraped together enough money for college; they scratched a meager living

Similar words: hoard, roll up, pile up, amass, accumulate, collect, compile Definition: get or gather together Usage: I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife; She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis; She rolled up a small fortune

Synonyms: come on, come up, go on Definition: start running, functioning, or operating Usage: the lights went on; the computer came up

Similar words: start, go, get going Definition: begin or set in motion Usage: I start at eight in the morning; Ready, set, go!

Synonyms: come up Definition: bring forth, usually something desirable Usage: The committee came up with some interesting recommendations

Similar words: bring forth, generate Definition: bring into existence Usage: The new manager generated a lot of problems; The computer bug generated chaos in the office; The computer generated this image; The earthquake generated a tsunami

Synonyms: come, come up Definition: move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody Usage: He came singing down the road; Come with me to the Casbah; come down here!; come out of the closet!; come into the room

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: lift, come up, rise, move up, go up, arise, uprise Definition: move upward Usage: The fog lifted; The smoke arose from the forest fire; The mist uprose from the meadows

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: come up, uprise, rise, ascend Definition: come up, of celestial bodies Usage: The sun also rises; The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled...; Jupiter ascends

Similar words: lift, come up, rise, move up, go up, arise, uprise Definition: move upward Usage: The fog lifted; The smoke arose from the forest fire; The mist uprose from the meadows

Synonyms: come up, surface, rise, rise up Definition: come to the surface

Similar words: ascend, go up Definition: travel up, "We ascended the mountain" Usage: go up a ladder; The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope

Synonyms: come up, find, get hold, line up Definition: get something or somebody for a specific purpose Usage: I found this gadget that will serve as a bottle opener; I got hold of these tools to fix our plumbing; The chairman got hold of a secretary on Friday night to type the urgent letter

Similar words: acquire, get Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work

Synonyms: arise, come up, bob up Definition: originate or come into being Usage: a question arose

Similar words: become Definition: come into existence Usage: What becomes has duration

Synonyms: come up Definition: be mentioned Usage: These names came up in the discussion

Similar words: come up, arise Definition: result or issue Usage: A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion