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Synonyms for come across

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  1. fall upon, strike, come upon, light upon, chance upon, come across, chance on, happen upon, attain, discover(verb)

    find unexpectedly

    "the archeologists chanced upon an old tomb"; "she struck a goldmine"; "The hikers finally struck the main path to the lake"

    Synonyms:
    detect, come over, chance upon, distinguish, excise, let out, hear, bring out, identify, hit, arrive at, disclose, attain, let on, chance on, describe, get word, reach, take, key, fall upon, meet, strike, reveal, move, assume, enter upon, see, find out, collide with, coin, gain, encounter, give away, fall, divulge, walk out, impinge on, shine, affect, run into, scratch, happen upon, achieve, pick up, run across, come across, resonate, observe, get a line, notice, key out, mint, strickle, name, accomplish, impress, expose, take up, come to, expunge, unwrap, break, learn, come upon, light upon, get wind, discover, luck into, find, make

  2. come across(verb)

    be perceived in a certain way; make a certain impression

    Synonyms:
    chance on, chance upon, resonate, fall upon, strike, happen upon, run into, come across, meet, light upon, come over, encounter, discover, attain, come upon, run across, see

  3. meet, run into, encounter, run across, come across, see(verb)

    come together

    "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"

    Synonyms:
    ensure, project, hit, interpret, examine, look, experience, get word, visualise, take on, come upon, fit, assure, image, fancy, run across, go steady, fulfill, learn, fill, receive, run into, discover, light upon, escort, fall upon, contact, pick up, cope with, visit, collide with, reckon, consider, happen, suffer, come across, regard, get a line, get wind, chance on, figure, take care, match, converge, gather, control, ascertain, come over, attend, date, realize, check, meet, go out, witness, attain, strike, chance, catch, forgather, construe, find out, foregather, see, jar against, satisfy, visualize, picture, fulfil, bump into, find, conform to, knock against, go through, take in, view, chance upon, assemble, see to it, butt against, insure, bump, hear, impinge on, envision, happen upon, determine, play, encounter, watch, resonate, touch, understand, get together, realise, adjoin

  4. come across, come over(verb)

    communicate the intended meaning or impression

    "He came across very clearly"

    Synonyms:
    chance on, chance upon, resonate, fall upon, strike, happen upon, run into, come across, meet, light upon, come over, encounter, discover, attain, come upon, run across, see

  5. resonate, come across(verb)

    be received or understood

    Synonyms:
    encounter, chance upon, resonate, fall upon, chance on, strike, run into, come across, meet, light upon, happen upon, discover, attain, vibrate, come upon, come over, run across, see


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