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Difference between Come and go and Coming and going

come and go

1. arrivals and departures:

  • It was a perpetual come and go in this particular studio between four and six in the afternoon.

2. (attrib.) imprecise or variable:

  • There’s a scene where they talk about the come and go nature of their jobs and lives that’s emotionally vibrant.

coming and going —(also: comings and goings)

1. = come and go 1:

  • That little boy was … inured to the coming and going of “nannies.”

2. busy activities:

  • With all the coming and going, things are always changing, nothing and nobody stays the same.