HyperDic: come_off

English > 3 senses of the expression come off:
VERBcontactcome off, detach, come awaycome to be detached
changecome off, go off, go overhappen in a particular manner
contactcome off, chip, chip off, break away, break offbreak off (a piece from a whole)
English > come off: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningCome to be detached.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymsdetach, come away
Narrowerblow offcome off due to an explosion or other strong force
cut off, chop off, lop offRemove by or as if by cutting
fall offcome off
unsolderRemove the soldering from
Broaderseparate, divide, partcome apart
OppositeattachBecome attached
Spanishapartar, desatar, desfijar, desligar, despegar, desunir, separar
Catalanallunyar, apartar, desenganxar, deslligar, desunir, separar
English > come off: 3 senses > verb 2, change
Meaninghappen in a particular manner.
PatternSomebody ----s Adjective
Synonymsgo off, go over
Broaderhappen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take placeCome to pass
Spanishresultar, salir
Catalanresultar, sortir
English > come off: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningbreak off (a piece from a whole).
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymschip, chip off, break away, break off
Narrowerexfoliatecome off in a very thin piece
peel off, peel, flake off, flakecome off in flakes or thin small pieces
Broaderseparate, divide, partcome apart
Spanishastillarse, astillar, picar, resquebrajar
Catalanasclar, esquerdar, esquerdissar, estellar, picolar

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