come of


Also found in: Idioms.
Related to come of: come of age

come of

vb (intr, preposition)
1. to be descended from
2. to result from: nothing came of his experiments.
Translations

w>come of

vi +prep obj
(= result from) nothing came of ites ist nichts daraus geworden, es führte zu nichts; that’s what comes of disobeying!das kommt davon, wenn man nicht hören will!
(= be descended from)kommen or stammen aus