come off

Primary Meanings of come off

1.
v
come to be detached
2.
v
happen in a particular manner
Full Definitions of come off
1

v come to be detached

Synonyms:
come away, detach
Antonyms:
attach
become attached
Types:
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blow off
come off due to an explosion or other strong force
chop off, cut off, lop off
remove by or as if by cutting
unsolder
remove the soldering from
fall off
come off
abscise
remove or separate by abscission
roach
cut the mane off (a horse)
Type of:
divide, part, separate
come apart

v break off (a piece from a whole)

Synonyms:
break away, break off, chip, chip off
Types:
flake, flake off, peel, peel off
come off in flakes or thin small pieces
exfoliate
come off in a very thin piece
Type of:
divide, part, separate
come apart
2

v happen in a particular manner

Synonyms:
go off, go over
Type of:
come about, fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place
come to pass

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