come into

come into
1) PHRASAL VERB: no passive If someone comes into some money, some property, or a title, they inherit it.

[V P n] My father has just come into a fortune in diamonds.

Syn:
2) PHRASAL VERB: no passive If someone or something comes into a situation, they have a role in it.

[V P n] We don't really know where Hortense comes into all this, Inspector...

[V P n] It's an unrestricted journey, and rules of any sort don't come into it.


English dictionary. 2008.

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