(third-person singular simple present comes to terms with, present participle coming to terms with, simple past and past participle came to terms with)
- (idiomatic) To resolve a conflict with.
- She finally came to terms with her addictions at her third rehab clinic and rarely drank again.
- (idiomatic) To accept or resign oneself to something emotionally painful
- Until he comes to terms with the likelihood of failure, he will not succeed.