come for

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Related to come for: come in handy

come for (someone or something)

To go or arrive somewhere with the intent of retrieving someone or obtaining something. I will come for you at 8 AM sharp, so be ready. Their fried chicken is famous, but we come for the apple pie.
See also: come

come for someone

to arrive to get someone. I have come for Amy. Is she ready? The mothers came for their children at about five o'clock.
See also: come