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phrasal verb
  1. 1
    to start working by being switched on

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of come on

    1. a.
      to start to be broadcast

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of come on

  2. 2
    to appear on a stage

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of come on

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pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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