Synonyms of 'come on'
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1 progressDictionary, develop, improve
He is coming on very well at the violin.
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To advance means to make progress, especially in your knowledge of something.
The country has advanced from a rural society to an industrial power.
When someone appears in something such as a play, a show, or a television programme, they take part in it.
She appeared in several of his plays.
Thesaurus for come on from the Collins English Thesaurus
You say ' Come on' to someone to encourage them to do something they do not much want to do.