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come over

Translation of come over in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb 1.1 (to somebody's home) See examples: telephone me or, better still, come over
    llámame o, mejor aún, pásate por casa or ven a casa
    1.2
    (from overseas)
    1.3 (change sides, opinions) See examples: she came over to our side
    se pasó a nuestro bando
    he'll soon come over to our way of thinking
    ya se va a convencer de que tenemos razón
    1.4 (have sudden feeling) See examples: to come over faint
    marearse
    he came over all shivery
    de repente le dieron escalofríos
    1.5come across 2 1
  • 2verb + preposition + object (affect, afflict) See examples: a feeling of nausea came over her
    le dieron náuseas
    I don't know what came over me
    no sé qué me pasó
    whatever came over you?
    ¿cómo se te ocurrió hacer eso?
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