come in

Primary Meanings of come in

1.
v
to come or go into
2.
v
be received
3.
v
to insert between other elements
4.
v
come into fashion; become fashionable
5.
v
take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal
Full Definitions of come in
1

v to come or go into

Synonyms:
enter, get in, get into, go in, go into, move into
Antonyms:
exit, get out, go out, leave
move out of or depart from
go away, go forth, leave
go away from a place
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take the field
go on the playing field, of a football team
penetrate, perforate
pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance
re-enter
enter again
file in
enter by marching in a file
pop in
enter briefly
walk in
enter by walking
call at, out in
enter a harbor
take water
enter the water
turn in
make an entrance by turning from a road
board, get on
get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)
intrude, irrupt
enter uninvited
encroach upon, intrude on, invade, obtrude upon
to intrude upon, infringe, encroach on, violate
dock
come into dock
break in
intrude on uninvited
dig into, poke into, probe
examine physically with or as if with a probe
cut
penetrate injuriously
interpenetrate, permeate
penetrate mutually or be interlocked
strike
pierce with force
break
pierce or penetrate
foray
briefly enter enemy territory
poke into
enter briefly
creep in, sneak in
enter surreptitiously
diffuse, imbue, interpenetrate, penetrate, permeate, pervade, riddle
spread or diffuse through
honeycomb
penetrate thoroughly and into every part
berth, moor, wharf
come into or dock at a wharf
pierce
make a hole into
pierce, thrust
penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument
pierce
cut or make a way through
tunnel
force a way through
filter, percolate, permeate, sink in
pass through
grain, ingrain
thoroughly work in
immerse, plunge
thrust or throw into
force, storm
take by force
ooze through
run slowly and gradually
embark, ship
go on board
entrain
board a train
catch
reach in time
bother
intrude or enter uninvited
barge in, crash, gate-crash
enter uninvited; informal
move in on
make intrusive advances towards
foray into, raid
enter someone else's territory and take spoils
2

v be received

Synonyms:
come
Type of:
arrive, come, get
reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
3

v to insert between other elements

Synonyms:
inject, interject, interpose, put in, throw in
Type of:
break up, cut off, disrupt, interrupt
make a break in
4

v come into fashion; become fashionable

Antonyms:
go out
go out of fashion; become unfashionable
Type of:
change
undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
5

v take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal

“Jerry came in third in the Marathon”
Synonyms:
come out, place
Type of:
rank
take or have a position relative to others

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