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Definition of To come across

To come across
Across A*cross" (#; 115), prep. [Pref. a- + cross: cf. F. en croix. See Cross, n.] From side to side; athwart; crosswise, or in a direction opposed to the length; quite over; as, a bridge laid across a river. --Dryden. To come across, to come upon or meet incidentally. --Freeman. To go across the country, to go by a direct course across a region without following the roads.

Meaning of To come across from wikipedia

- The Princess Comes Across is a 1936 mystery/comedy film directed by William K. Howard and starring Carole Lombard and Fred MacMurray, the second of the...
- ambushed by the partisans. After recovering his jacket and rifle, Flyora comes across the young woman who had also escaped the church in a fugue state and...
- Come Across is a 1929 American crime film directed by Ray Taylor and written by Peter Milne, Jack Rollens, Monte Carter and Ford Beebe. The film stars...
- Come Across the River is the second album by Heather Duby, released on November 4, 2003 through Sonic Boom Recordings. All tracks are written by Eric...
- The world to come, age to come, and heaven on Earth are eschatological phrases reflecting the belief that the current world or current age is flawed or...
- Kendra Glack of the FBI comes across one of Moses's live-streamed sermons, and decides that he will make an ideal dupe on whom to pin revolutionary activities...
- Across the Universe is a 2007 jukebox musical romantic drama film directed by Julie Taymor, centered on songs by the English rock band the Beatles. The...
- on a family that is unfortunate enough to come across it. Frank Cotton is a hedonist who has devoted his life to a selfish, single-minded pursuit of the...
- hands-down, the most repulsive book I've yet to come across." However, retrospective opinion now considers Crash to be one of Ballard's best and most challenging...
- player hides a bottle for another person to come across. When the iced person sees the bottle, they must drop to one knee and chug the entire Ice. Other...
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