English verb: come about
|1.||come about (change) come to pass|
|Samples||What is happening?.|
The meeting took place off without an incidence.
Nothing occurred that seemed important.
|Synonyms||fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
Something is ----ing PP.
It ----s that CLAUSE
|Narrower (hyponym)||anticipate, arise, backfire, backlash, bechance, bechance, befall, befall, betide, break, break, chance, coincide, come, come around, come off, come up, concur, contemporise, contemporize, develop, develop, fall, fall, give, go, go off, go over, happen, happen, intervene, materialise, materialize, operate, proceed, recoil, recrudesce, recur, repeat, result, roll around, shine, strike, supervene, synchronise, synchronize, transpire, turn out|