Please read -
- At least he comes by his problems honestly.
- Great ideas dont come by brains but by guts.
- Success doesn't come by brains alone.
Could you please explain the meaning of 'come by' as I could not find the matching definition in any dicitionary.
- How did you come by that haircut?
- Where did you come by that haircut?
I don't clearly understand the above questions. What does it imply if I use 'where' or 'how' in the above questions ? Or are they all the same ?