His book, Danger's Hour, a historical look at kamikaze fighters during World War II, came out last fall.
Actress Ellen Page came out of the closet on Valentine's Day at a Human Rights Campaign conference in Las Vegas.
Shawn and Shelley sat in the sun at the pool until Jerry Lee came out, looking mean and slurring his words.
"The owner is a friend of ours," said Leann Brown, who came out with her husband, Curtis, and several others.
When the first allegation against Herman Cain came out, you saw that, but as more and more allegations came out, it changed.
He too had his dreams, but they came out of the joy and the sorrow that lay at his back.
When he came out ten minutes later Uncle Peter was waiting for him alone.
She came out startlingly white and brilliant from the black.
A party of sailors, headed by an officer, came out of the woods, and headed for the shore.
He had his supper in there too, and when he had finished, he came out and asked me for his pipe.
Old English cuman "come, approach, land; come to oneself, recover; arrive; assemble" (class IV strong verb; past tense cuom, com, past participle cumen), from Proto-Germanic *kwem- (cf. Old Saxon cuman, Old Frisian kuma, Middle Dutch comen, Dutch komen, Old High German queman, German kommen, Old Norse koma, Gothic qiman), from PIE root *gwa-, *gwem- "to go, come" (cf. Sanskrit gamati "he goes," Avestan jamaiti "goes," Tocharian kakmu "come," Lithuanian gemu "to be born," Greek bainein "to go, walk, step," Latin venire "to come").
The substitution of Middle English -o- for Old English -u- before -m-, -n-, or -r- was a scribal habit before minims to avoid misreading the letters in the old style handwriting, which jammed letters. The practice similarly transformed some, monk, tongue, worm. Modern past tense form came is Middle English, probably from Old Norse kvam, replacing Old English cuom.
Remarkably productive with prepositions (NTC's "Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs" lists 198 combinations); consider the varied senses in come to "regain consciousness," come over "possess" (as an emotion), come at "attack," come on (interj.) "be serious," and come off "occur." For sexual senses, see cum.