French translation of 'came'
past tense of verb
- of come
Example Sentences Including 'came'
She came to Kansas City - that's my home town - about four years ago.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
I have a dozen girls I could be soft on if they came back into my life.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
The image of the man's hand on Marianne's belly came back to me.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Trends of 'came'
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- (= accompany)
⇒ Can I come too?
Est-ce que je peux venir aussi?
⇒ I'll come with you.
Je viens avec toi.
⇒ Come with me, please.
Suivez-moi, s'il vous plaît.
- (= call, visit)
⇒ Some friends came to see us.
Quelques amis sont venus nous voir.
- (= arrive)
⇒ They came late.
Ils sont arrivés en retard.
⇒ The letter came this morning.
La lettre est arrivée ce matin.I'm coming! or coming!
come again? (informal) (= pardon)
comment?come, come! (old-fashioned) (= come on)
- (informal, = climax) (sexually)
to come of sth (= result from)
résulter de qchwhat might come of it
ce qui pourrait en résulter,
ce qui pourrait advenir,
ce qui pourrait se produire
- (= become)
to come undone
se défaireto come loose
to be as ... as they come
⇒ He's as stupid as they come.
Il n'y a pas plus stupide.
to have it coming to you (informal) (= be about to get what one deserves)
la chercher (inf)to get what's coming to you (informal)
finir par avoir ce que l'on mérite (inf)
come to think of it
Example Sentences Including 'come'
Zero tolerance had become a mantra, even with voters who had never come within a hundred kilometres of a violent crime.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Yet somehow, with the help of Russ, she had come through all that to self-confidence.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
I told you to come round at twelve thirty, for Christ's sake.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Translation of came from the Collins English to French Dictionary