come up with
phrasal to produce especially in dealing with a problem or challenge <
came up with a solution
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  • 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

  • To come up with — Come Come, v. i. [imp. {Came}; p. p. {Come}; p. pr & vb. n. {Coming}.] [OE. cumen, comen, AS. cuman; akin to OS.kuman, D. komen, OHG. queman, G. kommen, Icel. koma, Sw. komma, Dan. komme, Goth. giman, L. venire (gvenire), Gr. ? to go, Skr. gam.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To come up with — Up Up ([u^]p), adv. [AS. up, upp, [=u]p; akin to OFries. up, op, D. op, OS. [=u]p, OHG. [=u]f, G. auf, Icel. & Sw. upp, Dan. op, Goth. iup, and probably to E. over. See {Over}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Aloft; on high; in a direction contrary to that of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • come up — {v.} 1. To become a subject for discussion or decision to talk about or decide about. * / He was a good salesman, and price never came up until the very last, Mary said./ * /The question of wage increases came up at the board meeting./ * /Mayor… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come up — {v.} 1. To become a subject for discussion or decision to talk about or decide about. * / He was a good salesman, and price never came up until the very last, Mary said./ * /The question of wage increases came up at the board meeting./ * /Mayor… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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