come out of the woodworkRate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
To appear or emerge as though out of nowhere, frequently in large numbers or quantity.

He won the lottery last year and he has had old "friends" and distant relatives coming out of the woodwork ever since.

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