What does the phrasal verb COME UP mean?
Here is the meaning of come up. When something comes up, it happens unexpectedly. We generally say that “something” comes up or “something” came up.
- Sorry, something came up and I can’t go to the party.
- Something came up and the boss cancelled the meeting.
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