How to use Come-up-to in a sentence
Even your parents had to come up to see you.
You should come up to Parkside.
I told you it was his idea to come up to see me.
Howie must have come up to her as his voice replaced hers.
So he had come up to entice Katie back.Advertisement
Unfortunately these editions, brought out in great haste and often edited by superficial scholars, do not come up to the requirements of modern criticism.
Austin, who had come up to Uganda in 1897 with Macdonald and had fought through the mutiny operations, revealed the regions north of Mt Elgon.
In their natural habitat, they tend to hang around small areas and need to come up to the top for air.
On the 21st of August the Allies were attacked by Junot at Vimiera, who, leaving a force at Lisbon, had come up to reinforce Delaborde.
At the time of the reformation under Josiah, represented by Deuteronomy, the attempt was made to turn the family thank-offering of firstlings into a sacrificial rite performed by the priests in the Temple with the aid of the males of each household, who had to come up to Jerusalem but left the next morning to celebrate the Feast of Unleavened Bread in their homes.Advertisement
This will allow them to come up to room temperature.
It is undeniable, however, that the Filioque question has always come up to bar the way in any subsequent attempts at intercommunion.
Vessels drawing 9 or 10 feet come up to the town, but ships of greater draught are laden and discharged at its harbour (Bornholm, on Hyrvinsala Island), which is entered yearly by from 700 to 800 ships, of about 200,000 tons.
The bay affords good anchorage, but only small vessels can come up to the two moles.
The Philistines had come up to make war against Saul and, as the rival camps lay opposite each other, this warrior came forth day by day to challenge to single combat.Advertisement
We also sighted the first true Antarctic bird, a cape petrel, which had come up to Brazil to feed.
Helen didn't come up to my room after supper, and I didn't see her again until breakfast-time.
Then he imagined how, after the attack, Bogdanich would come up to him as he lay wounded and would magnanimously extend the hand of reconciliation.
The dark shadow was Princess Mary, who had come up to the cot with noiseless steps, lifted the curtain, and dropped it again behind her.
A Russian officer who had come up to the fire sent to ask his colonel whether he would not take a French officer into his hut to warm him, and when the messenger returned and said that the colonel wished the officer to be brought to him, Ramballe was told to go.Advertisement
The winchman come up to the door and can swivel around, still attached and pass the person into the cabin area.
While you're trying to retrieve it someone will come up to the ATM machine and offer to help you.
You wouldn't let a perfect stranger come up to your apartment - and no matter what the online chemistry looks like, your date is still a stranger until you've met face-to-face.
In walking my doggies, I have had quite a few seniors come up to me and tell me how much they miss their dog, but they're not sure if they could go through all the training and everything associated with getting a dog.
Create your prep area and let the tiles come up to room temperature before you begin work.Advertisement
He might also be more obvious and come up to talk to you or even stare at you from across the room.
Western boots also come up to the shins or higher, which is perfect for protecting legs and pant legs from the elements, but not as suitable for running.
They are appropriate to wear with A-line straight skirts in particular because they do not come up to the navel.
If they don't come up to your waist and stop at your knees or thighs instead, you'll have to do it twice.
The proteid constituents are very much like those of blood-serum, although they never come up to them in amount (Runeberg).
The latter begin to oxidize before the ley has come up to the traditional strength of specific gravity 1.333 when cold, while nickel is not attacked so long as the percentage of real KHO is short of 60.
Then the badger's tail is split, a chain put through it, and fastened to the stake with such ability that the badger can come up to the other end of the place.
The religious atmosphere of Ganja, besides, was most favourable to such a state of mind; the inhabitants, being zealous Sunnites, allowed nobody to dwell among them who did not come up to their standard of orthodoxy, and it is therefore not surprising to find that Nizami abandoned himself at an early age to a stern ascetic life, as full of intolerance to others as dry and unprofitable to himself.
Don't wear low slung garments with pantyhose that come up to the waist.