HyperDic: arrive

English > 2 senses of the word arrive:
VERBmotionarrive, get, comereach a destination
socialarrive, make it, get in, go farsucceed in a big way
arrive > pronunciation
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English > arrive: 2 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningreach a destination; arrive by movement or progress.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s; Something is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s PP
ModelJohn will arrive angry
Example"She arrived home at 7 o'clock"
Synonymsget, come
Entailed byimmigrateCome into a new country and change residency
Narrowercome, come inBe received
drive inarrive by motorcar
flood inarrive in great numbers
land, set downreach or come to rest
land, put down, bring downCause to come to the ground
land, set ashore, shorearrive on shore
plump inarrive suddenly and unannounced
pull in, get in, move in, draw inOf trains
reach, hit, attainReach a point in time, or a certain state or level
roll uparrive in a vehicle
Oppositeleave, go forth, go awaygo away from a place
Similar togetreach and board
Spanishalcanzar, arribar, llegar, venir
Catalanarribar, venir
Nounsarrivalthe act of arriving at a certain place
arriversomeone who arrives (or has arrived)
English > arrive: 2 senses > verb 2, social
Meaningsucceed in a big way; get to the top.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Example"After he published his book, he had arrived"
Synonymsmake it, get in, go far
Broadersucceed, win, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goodsattain success or reach a desired goal / goal
Spanishllegar a

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