HyperDic: come_across

English > 5 senses of the expression come across:
VERBpossessioncome across, fall upon, strike, come upon, light upon, chance upon, chance on, happen upon, attain, discoverfind unexpectedly
perceptioncome acrossbe perceived in a certain way
motioncome across, meet, run into, encounter, run across, seecome together
communicationcome across, come overcommunicate the intended meaning / meaning or impression
cognitioncome across, resonatebe received or understood
English > come across: 5 senses > verb 1, possession
MeaningFind unexpectedly.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsfall upon, strike, come upon, light upon, chance upon, chance on, happen upon, attain, discover
Broaderfind, regaincome upon after searching
Spanishdar con, descubrir, encontrarse, encontrar, hallar, lograr, tocar a
Catalandescobrir
English > come across: 5 senses > verb 2, perception
MeaningBe perceived in a certain way; make a certain impression.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s PP
ModelJohn will come across angry
Broaderlook, appear, seemGive a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect
English > come across: 5 senses > verb 3, motion
MeaningCome together.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsmeet, run into, encounter, run across, see
Narrowerintersect, crossmeet / meet at a point
Similar tomeet, gather, assemble, forgather, foregatherCollect in one place
Spanishconocer, converger, encontrarse, encontrar, reunirse
Catalanconèixer, reunir-se, trobar-se, trobar
English > come across: 5 senses > verb 4, communication
MeaningCommunicate the intended meaning / meaning or impression.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymcome over
Broadercommunicate, intercommunicatetransmit thoughts or feelings
Spanishllegar
English > come across: 5 senses > verb 5, cognition
MeaningBe received or understood.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s Adjective
Synonymresonate
Cause tounderstandknow and comprehend the nature or meaning / meaning of
Narrowerstrike a chordcreate an emotional response
Catalanressonar

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