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Johnny-come-latelyA newcomer; a novice; an upstart.
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Johnny-one-noteA person (or organization) who often expresses a strong opinion or viewpoint on a single subject or a few particular subjects.
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Johnny-one-noteAn opinion or viewpoint on a single subject or a few particular subjects which is frequently expressed by a person or organization.
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rubber johnnycondom
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stage-door JohnnyA man who is infatuated with one or more theatrical actresses and who routinely lingers in and around theatres in an effort to meet and form relationships with the female object(s) of his affection.
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stage-door JohnnyA devoted fan of live theatre and of performing artists, who habitually spends time in and around theatres.
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come inTo enter.
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come in from the coldTo gain widespread acceptance in a group or society, especially where there was not any before.
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come outTo make a formal debut in society.
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come out withTo say something unexpected.
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come roundTo make a regular circuit.
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come aroundTo change one's mind, especially to begin to agree or appreciate what one was reluctant to accept at first.
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come byTo obtain; to get, now especially by chance or involuntarily.
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come up withTo invent, create, or think of.
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come cleanTo confess; admit.
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come aboutTo come to pass; to develop; to occur; to take place; to happen.
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come acrossTo find, usually by accident.
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come alongTo accompany.
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come backTo return to a place.
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come downTo descend.
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come down withTo contract or get; to show symptoms of a minor illness.
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come offTo become detached.
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come onA statement or sometimes action reflecting sexual or relational interest.
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come onAn expression of disbelief.
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come outTo end up or result.
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come outTo walk onto the field at the beginning of an innings.
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come shortFail to meet (expectations or standards)
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come throughTo survive.
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come toTo recover consciousness after fainting etc.
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come upTo come to a higher position.
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come upTo appear before a judge or court.
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all things come to those who wait(dated) A patient seeker will be satisfied in due time; patience is a virtue.
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come aboutTo tack; to change tack; to maneuver the bow of a sailing vessel across the wind so that the wind changes from one side of the vessel to the other; to position a boat with respect to the wind after tacking.
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come alongTo progress; to make progress.
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come downTo recover from drug-induced euphoria.
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come down toTo depend upon, basically, ultimately or in essence.
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come inOf a broadcast, such as radio or television, to have a strong enough signal to be able to be received well.
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come roundTo recover consciousness.
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come toTo befall; to affect; to happen to; to come upon.
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come upTo come towards, to approach.
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come upTo begin to feel the effects of a recreational drug.
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come byTo come near to; to pass.
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all good things come to an endNothing lasts forever.
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blow to kingdom comeTo totally destroy; to wipe out
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chickens come home to roostA person's past wrongdoings will always return to negatively affect them.
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come a cropperTo fall headlong from a horse.
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come a cropperTo suffer some misfortune; to fail.
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come a long wayTo make significant progress.
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come abouthappen
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come acrossTo give an appearance or impression; to project a certain image.
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