(Of a thought) occur to someone: the idea of global warming comes to mind when we see what’s happening
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- Carry a notebook so you can jot down ideas that spring to mind.
- It's where I find ideas coming to mind in an uncluttered, unhurried way, without pressure or contrivance.
- Mind you, the thought does spring to mind that perhaps they should not have been paid this increase if they did not sign up to the full deal.