German translation of 'come across'
- (= cross)
- (= be understood)
- (= make an impression)
⇒ he wants to come across as a tough guy
er mimt gerne den starken Mann (inf)
- (= find or meet by chance)
treffen auf +acc
⇒ if you come across my watch ...
wenn du zufällig meine Uhr siehst
Example Sentences Including 'come across'
Like the others, the pilot was concerned that they hadn't come across the Mazda yet.Code Breaker
Tom Chariber had been tense, uncertain, fearful even, but he had come across as basically honest.Double Deceit
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Translation of come across from the Collins English to German Dictionary