Happen as predicted, be realized or fulfilled, as in Her marriage is my fondest dream come true. [Early 1800s]
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How to use come true in a sentence
Having the opportunity to play music as a career is a dream come true.
If Alex Sharp is in the middle of a “dream come true,” as he puts it, he is also suffering for it.
Performing with Weird Al was as much as a dream come true as I think I could conjure.
For me it was a dream come true, because it was such a safe environment to learn in.Michael B. Jordan: Playing a Black Superhero in 'Fantastic Four' Is a 'Huge Responsibility' | Kevin Fallon | September 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
An international brand is in her five-year plan, and most things this young designer sets her sights on tend to come true.New York Fashion Week's Teen Sensation: Isabella Rose Taylor, 13, Stages A Sartorial Revolution | Justin Jones | September 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It was her wildest dream come true; that is, it had come true, until lately.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline | Jennie M. Drinkwater
Rose could hardly permit herself to believe that the dream would come true, and that Tanqueray would really take her.The Creators | May Sinclair
“In ninety-nine cases out of a hundred, our forecasts would have come true,” she said.The Daughters of Danaus | Mona Caird
All signs belong to this class of arguments; they are of value or worthless as they come true more or less frequently.English: Composition and Literature | W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
I little thought—we, none of us thought—how soon those words would come true.Private Peat | Harold R. Peat