come up (3)
Meaning: to appear, occur, or become available
- come up If a job comes up in your company, let me know and I might apply for it.
- come up I'm sorry I couldn't make it to your party last night. Something came up at the last minute and I couldn't get away from the office.
- come up It's too early to get up. The sun hasn't even come up yet!
If the opportunity to study for free in a top university came up, most people would be