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

  • 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 — verb To invent, create, or think of. I dont know the answer, but I might be able to come up with a good guess …   Wiktionary

  • come up with sth — UK US come up with sth Phrasal Verb with come({{}}/kʌm/ verb ► to suggest or think of an idea or plan: come up with a plan/idea/solution »They came up with a plan to make us more efficient. come up with a name/title/advert »Next you need to come… …   Financial and business terms

  • 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) (d; intr.) to come up against ( to meet ) (to come up against opposition) 2) (D; intr.) to come up for ( to be brought up for ) (the question finally came up for discussion) 3) (d; intr.) to come up to ( to reach ) (the water came up to our …   Combinatory dictionary

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  • Come Fly with Me (Modern Family) — Come Fly With Me Modern Family episode Episode no. Season 1 Episode 3 …   Wikipedia

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