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 Dictionary entry overview: What does come around mean? 

  The verb COME AROUND has 2 senses:

1. change one's position or opinion
2. happen regularly

  Familiarity information: COME AROUND used as a verb is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1come around [BACK TO TOP]


Change one's position or opinion

Classified under:

Verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting


come around; come round

Context example:

He came around to our point of view

Hypernyms (to "come around" is one way to...):

change (undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature)

"Come around" entails doing...:

reconsider (consider again; give new consideration to; usually with a view to changing)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s PP

Sense 2come around [BACK TO TOP]


Happen regularly

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.


roll around; come around

Context example:

Christmas rolled around again

Hypernyms (to "come around" is one way to...):

come about; fall out; go on; hap; happen; occur; pass; pass off; take place (come to pass)

Sentence frame:

Something ----s

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