come again

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Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly an ellipsis of "Could you come again with what you just said?" "Come again with what you just said."

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come again

  1. (idiomatic, informal) Could you repeat that? Repeat that please. a polite formula used when one has not heard or understood what has been said
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Etymology 2[edit]

An ellipsis of "Please come back for another visit"

Verb[edit]

come again

  1. (idiomatic) Used as a polite farewell to a visitor, inviting a return visit.
Usage notes[edit]
  • Often used in retail stores and service establishments, especially in hotels and restaurants
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