come up to
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Related to come up to: live up to
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|Verb||1.||come up to - speak to someone |
approach - make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion; "I was approached by the President to serve as his adviser in foreign matters"
w>come up to
vi +prep obj
(= reach up to) → gehen or reichen bis zu or an (+acc); the water came up to his knees → das Wasser ging or reichte ihm bis an die Knie or bis zu den Knien