come on to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theycome on to
he/she/itcomes on to
present participlecoming on to
past tensecame on to
past participlecome on to
  1. 1

    come on to


    come to

    come on to/to something to start to deal with a new subject in a discussion

    We’ll come on to the politics of the situation in a moment.

  2. 2
    come on to someone informal to behave towards someone in a way that shows you would like to have a sexual relationship with them
See also main entry: come