come it v.1
1. [late 18C+] to act, to perform, to behave in a certain manner; usu. constr. with an adv.
2. [early–mid-19C] to show off, to boast.
3. [early 19C+] to act aggressively, often with no grounds for so doing.
4. [mid-19C] to impress as a lover.
5. [mid-19C–1910s] to deceive another for one’s own benefit, esp. to avoid an unpleasant task.
6. [1900s–20s] to be cheeky.
1. to compel, to intimidate.
2. (US) to trick, to deceive.
1. [early 19C+] (also go it strong) to act in a challenging, aggressive manner; sometimes intensified by ‘as mustard’.
2. [mid-19C] to act, to practise, to perform one’s part.
3. [mid-19C] to tell lies.
[late 19C+] to act in a certain way in order to take advantage (of someone).