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Verb: come along  kúm u'long [N. Amer], kúm u'lóng [Brit]
  1. Come into being or existence, or appear on the scene
    "Then the computer came along and changed our lives";
    - appear
  2. Make progress in knowledge or status
    "My plants are coming along";
    - progress, come on, advance, get on, get along, shape up

Derived forms: come along, comes along, came along, coming along

See also: become

Type of: develop

Antonym: disappear

Encyclopedia: Come along, John