come along

Idioms & Phrases

come along

  1. Accompany or go with someone. For example, Are you coming along with us today? [Late 1600]

  2. Advance toward a goal, make progress, as in How are you coming along with your piano lessons?

  3. Appear or materialize, as in I'm hoping another offer will come along soon.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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