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comes across

verb as in encounter, find

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At this point, the female rapper comes across as fairly sympathetic—that is, until Azealia Banks grabs the mic.

This came across in the Showtime Omit the Logic documentary—in which you were a commentator—and it comes across here.

In Colorado, Gardner too comes across as likeable, apparently a new thing for conservatives.

I hope that my message comes across clearly: The Amanda Show wrapped in 2002.

Yes, Levine plays the role of a stalker and Prinsloo that of his “prey,” but she never comes across as a victim.

“And then again, the first time the mind comes across the arguments and speculations of unbelievers,” etc. 8.

Whoever comes across a man must bring him in, whether he likes it or not.

If he comes across the East River, we can protect ourselves and keep out of his way.

On the corner of the next street he comes across an absent teacher, and similar inquiries ensue.

Now one rarely comes across them, and in another ten years the last of them will, I suppose, have disappeared for ever.


On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to come across, such as: bump into, discover, notice, stumble upon, uncover, and unearth.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.