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  • come of age — Synonyms and related words: attain majority, bloom, come to maturity, develop, fledge, flower, grow, grow up, leave the nest, mature, mellow, reach manhood, reach twenty one, reach voting age, ripen, season, settle down, temper, toga virilis …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Maturity date — is a finance term referring to the date when a principal amount of a note, draft, acceptance bond, or other debt instrument becomes due or payable. It is also a termination or due date on which an installment loan must be paid in full. For… …   Wikipedia

  • come — [kum] vi. came, come, coming [ME comen < OE cuman, akin to Goth qiman, Ger kommen < IE base * gwem , *gwā , to go, come > L venire, to come, Gr bainein, to go] 1. to move from a place thought of as “there” to or into a place thought of… …   English World dictionary

  • Come a Little Closer — Single by Dierks Bentley from the album Modern Day Drifter …   Wikipedia

  • come of age — When something comes of age it develops completely and reaches maturity. When someone comes of age, they reach adulthood or fulfill their potential …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • maturity — ma|tu|ri|ty [məˈtʃuərıti US ˈtʃur ] n [U] 1.) the quality of behaving in a sensible way like an adult ≠ ↑immaturity ▪ Beth shows a maturity way beyond her 16 years. ▪ One day you ll have the maturity to understand. 2.) the time or state when… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • maturity — noun 1 adult behaviour/behavior ADJECTIVE ▪ great, growing, increasing, new found ▪ I can see an increasing maturity in how she understands the world. ▪ artistic, emotional …   Collocations dictionary

  • come in — intransitive verb Date: 13th century 1. a. to arrive on a scene < new models coming in > b. to become available < data began coming in > 2. to place among those finishing < came in last > 3 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • come to — phr verb Come to is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑answer, ↑bill, ↑fame, ↑harm, ↑idea, ↑realization, ↑smile, ↑smirk, ↑thought, ↑tourist Come to is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • come of age — verb reach a certain age that marks a transition to maturity (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑grow up • Verb Frames: Somebody s Sam and Sue come of age …   Useful english dictionary

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