came came  /ˈkeɪm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
  2. (v) move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody
  3. (v) reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
  4. (v) come to pass; arrive, as in due course
  5. (v) reach or enter a state, relation, condition, use, or position
  6. (v) to be the product or result
  7. (v) be found or available
  8. (v) come forth
  9. (v) be a native of
  10. (v) extend or reach
  11. (v) exist or occur in a certain point in a series
  12. (v) cover a certain distance
  13. (v) come under, be classified or included
  14. (v) happen as a result
  15. (v) add up in number or quantity
  16. (v) develop into
  17. (v) be received
  18. (v) come to one's mind; suggest itself
  19. (v) come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example
  20. (v) proceed or get along
  21. (v) experience orgasm
  22. (v) have a certain priority

Usage(s):

  1. Qaeda terrorists came within 45 days of attacking the New York subway system with a lethal gas similar to that used in Nazi death camps.
  2. The children came back The children came back Back where their hearts grow strong Back where they all belong The children came back Said the children came back.
  3. At the Republican Convention that summer, when it came time for him to pick a Vice President, he surprised everyone by coming up with Spiro Agnew.

News

  1. Lives, love, deaths came together

    Lives, love, deaths came together Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 10:41 pm, Thursday, June 27, 2013 Henry spent the day laid out in a hospital bed, heavily sedated, recovering from a massive heart attack. Doris was being cared for at the home of her daughter, Barbara Shoemaker, one ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

  2. Nets Celtics Trade: Teams Came Close To Swap For Paul Pierce A Few Times Before

    A Nets Celtics trade that would send Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett up the down the road to Brooklyn is in the works, but it’s not the first time the teams have tried to finish a similar deal. The two teams are reportedly close to a deal that send Pierce and Garnett to Brooklyn, with... Read more » Nets Celtics Trade: Teams Came Close To Swap For Paul Pierce A Few Times Before is a post from: The ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. And it came to pass: BHS Bruins sharpen aerial game at league

    And it came to pass… That’s the phase on which the Bartlesville High School football team has turned its gaze, with less than 11 weeks remaining until the season opener.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise

Quotes

  1. "So it happened that, in this very year of joy for the sacrament of the priesthood, the sins of priests came to light -- particularly the abuse of the little ones, in which the priesthood, whose task is to manifest God's concern for our good, turns...
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: CNN

  2. "It is desperately sad news. Another family with such grief and pain and loss," British Prime Minister David Cameron said. "Of course the 300th death is no more or less tragic than the 299 that came before."
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: CNN (blog)

  3. In a veiled reference to Byrd's youthful fling with the Ku Klux Klan, the president said, "We know there are things he said, things he did, that he came to regret," but Obama hastened to add, "All of us have some regrets."
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Beckley Register-Herald

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