come up

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To come to a higher position.

I came up' the ladder carefully, holding the bucket in my right hand.


come up

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To appear before a judge or court.

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To come towards, to approach.

I was standing on the corner when Nick came up and asked for a cigarette.


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To begin to feel the effects of a recreational drug.

I could tell from her expression she was coming up already.


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To emerge or become known, especially unexpectedly; to come to attention, present itself.

At some point in the conversation my name came up, and I readily agreed to their proposition.


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