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come true

to materialize as expected or hoped. Jane's wishes had come true. Dave wondered if his dreams would ever come true.
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come true

to happen as hoped for The good things we've been hoping for are actually coming true.
Related vocabulary: a dream come true
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come true

Happen as predicted, be realized or fulfilled, as in Her marriage is my fondest dream come true. [Early 1800s]
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come true

To happen as predicted: My fondest dreams have at last come true.
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She joked before the show that the huge crowd made her feel like it was the FA Cup Final and added: ``It's a dream come true, because singing is what I've wanted to do since I was a nipper.
Bill and Suzy Stark cheering Michael on, watching some of that hope they've been waiting for finally come true.
Wee Claire Dryden's Christmas wish for pet bunny Hoppy has come true.
We granted Claire's wish and now yours could come true in our great Christmas pounds 150,000 contest.