Definition of 'come over'
Example sentences containing 'come over'
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The high back is so that no one could come over the top of them.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This is not because our banks suddenly have come over all cuddly.Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2016)
Yet now fans are not only paying for their takeover but also for them coming over to visit the club.The Sun (2009)
This could get a family project moving again and make you come over well at work or in any interview.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2010)
She was sorry for the change that had come over him and would have given much to see him happy again.Heidi (1881)
One man came over to talk about his son's leukaemia.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Don't know what came over me.The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
What will they feel about Anglicans coming over with a very different way of life?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
A very tall person came over to me.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
You can come over and meet the relatives, but don't bring it up.Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2012)
Although we really look forward to coming over - we are always so well looked after when we go to England.The Sun (2016)
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