come to mind

To appear in ones thoughts.

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  • come to mind — {v. phr.} To occur to someone. * /A new idea for the advertising campaign came to mind as I was reading your book./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come to mind — {v. phr.} To occur to someone. * /A new idea for the advertising campaign came to mind as I was reading your book./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • come to mind — verb be remembered (Freq. 3) His name comes to mind when you mention the strike • Syn: ↑spring to mind • Hypernyms: ↑appear • Verb Frames: Something s * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • come to mind — come/spring to mind if someone or something springs to mind, you immediately think of them. I m trying to think of someone who might help out with the kids. Yvette comes to mind. Don t you think sex is funny, Marty? Funny isn t the word that… …   New idioms dictionary

  • come to mind — to enter or appear in your thoughts. Mention fashion and Kate s name comes to mind. As he spoke, the powerful voice of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., came to mind …   New idioms dictionary

  • come\ to\ mind — v. phr. To occur to someone. A new idea for the advertising campaign came to mind as I was reading your book …   Словарь американских идиом

  • come into view — index appear (materialize), emerge, occur (come to mind) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • come — 1 /kVm/ verb past tense came past participle come MOVE 1 (I) a word meaning to move towards someone, or to visit or arrive at a place, used when the person speaking or the person listening is in that place: Come a little closer. | Sarah s coming… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • mind — n. & v. n. 1 a the seat of consciousness, thought, volition, and feeling. b attention, concentration (my mind keeps wandering). 2 the intellect; intellectual powers. 3 remembrance, memory (it went out of my mind; I can t call it to mind). 4 one s …   Useful english dictionary

  • come — come1 [ kʌm ] (past tense came [ keım ] ; past participle come) verb *** ▸ 1 move/travel (to here) ▸ 2 reach particular state ▸ 3 start doing something ▸ 4 reach particular point ▸ 5 be received ▸ 6 happen ▸ 7 exist or be produced ▸ 8 be… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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