come up with
phrasal to produce especially in dealing with a problem or challenge <
came up with a solution
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • come up with — (something) to think of, develop, or find something. They ve tried to come up with a solution. Over the summer they re hoping to come up with 100,000 volunteers. Related vocabulary: pony up something …   New idioms dictionary

  • come up with — ► come up with produce (something), especially when pressured or challenged. Main Entry: ↑come …   English terms dictionary

  • come up with — [v] suggest, create advance, bring forth, compose, detect, discover, find, furnish, invent, offer, originate, present, produce, propose, provide, recommend, stumble upon, submit, uncover; concepts 75,173 …   New thesaurus

  • come up with — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms come up with : present tense I/you/we/they come up with he/she/it comes up with present participle coming up with past tense came up with past participle come up with 1) come up with something to think of… …   English dictionary

  • come up with — PRODUCE, devise, think up; propose, put forward, submit, suggest, recommend, advocate, introduce, moot. → come * * * produce (something), esp. when p …   Useful english dictionary

  • come up with — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you come up with a plan or idea, you think of it and suggest it. [V P P n] Several of the members have come up with suggestions of their own... [V P P n] 30 years ago, scientists came up with the theory that protons and… …   English dictionary

  • come\ up\ with — v. phr. 1. To offer. We can always depend on John Smith to come up with a good solution for any problem we might have. 2. To produce on demand. I won t be able to buy this car, because I cannot come up with the down payment you require. 3. To… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • come up with — {v. phr.} 1. To offer. * /We can always depend on John Smith to come up with a good solution for any problem we might have./ 2. To produce on demand. * /I won t be able to buy this car, because I cannot come up with the down payment you require./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come up with — {v. phr.} 1. To offer. * /We can always depend on John Smith to come up with a good solution for any problem we might have./ 2. To produce on demand. * /I won t be able to buy this car, because I cannot come up with the down payment you require./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come up with — phr verb Come up with is used with these nouns as the object: ↑answer, ↑design, ↑evidence, ↑formula, ↑idea, ↑innovation, ↑invention, ↑plan, ↑recommendation, ↑result, ↑retort, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • come up with — Miranda has come up with a terrific idea Syn: produce, devise, think up; propose, put forward, submit, suggest, recommend, advocate, introduce, moot …   Thesaurus of popular words

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