HyperDic: come_along

English > 2 senses of the expression come along:
VERBchangecome along, appearcome into being or existence, or appear on the scene
changecome along, progress, come on, advance, get on, get along, shape updevelop in a positive way
English > come along: 2 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningcome into being or existence, or appear on the scene.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymappear
Narrowerfulminatecome on suddenly and intensely
gleamAppear briefly
occurTo be found to exist
Oppositevanish, disappearCease to exist
Spanishaparecer
Catalanaparèixer
English > come along: 2 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningDevelop in a positive way.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymsprogress, come on, advance, get on, get along, shape up
Narrowerclimbimprove one's social status
leapfrogprogress by large / large jumps instead of small increments
BroaderdevelopGrow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment
Oppositeregress, retrograde, retrogressget worse or fall back to a previous condition
Spanishanticipar, avanzar, progresar
Catalananticipar, avançar, progressar

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