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come back Explained

come back at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

48 Moby Thesaurus words for "come back":
acknowledge, answer, answer back, bounce back, come around,
come back at, come home, come round, come to, come up smiling,
double, double back, echo, flash back, get about, get over,
get well, give acknowledgment, give answer, go back, go home,
make a comeback, pull round, pull through, put back, rally, react,
recover, recur, reecho, rejoin, reply, respond, retort, return,
return answer, return for answer, return to mind, reverberate,
revive, riposte, say, say in reply, shoot back, survive, talk back,
turn back, weather the storm

come back at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

come back
v 1: come back to place where one has been before, or return to a
previous activity [syn: {return}, {go back}, {get back}]
2: be restored; "Her old vigor returned" [syn: {return}]
3: go back to something earlier; "This harks back to a previous
remark of his" [syn: {hark back}, {return}, {recall}]
4: even the score, in sports
5: answer back [syn: {retort}, {repay}, {return}, {riposte}, {rejoin}]

come back at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » comeback



Inter: en-verb » head=come back|comes back|coming back|came back|come back
  • Inter: intransitiv » e To return to a place.
    1. 1922, Inter: w » Margery Williams, Inter: w » The Velveteen Rabbit
    2. : But he never knew that it really was his own Bunny, come back to look at the child who had first helped him to be Real.

      Usage notes

      * Use come back when talking about returning to where the speaker is located. Otherwise use go back.


      Inter: trans-top » (intransitive) To return to a place

  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|عاد|tr=`āda, Inter: t- » ar|رجع|tr=rájaʻa
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|վերադառնալ|tr=veradaṙnal
  • Cebuano: Inter: tø » ceb|balik
  • Inter: trreq » chr
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|回來|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|回来|tr=huílai|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|返回|tr=fǎnhuí|sc=Hani
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|terugkomen
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|reveni
  • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|naasma
  • Inter: trreq » fo
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|palata
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|revenir
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|დაბრუნება|sc=Geor, Inter: t- » ka|ბრუნდება|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|zurückkommen, Inter: t+ » de|zurückkehren
  • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|वापस आना|tr=vāpas ānā|sc=Deva
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|戻る|tr=もどる, modoru, Inter: t- » ja|帰る|tr=かえる, kaeru

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Inter: trreq » km
    • Kurdish:
    • : Sorani: Inter: t- » ku|گه‌ڕانه‌وه‌
    • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|redeo, Inter: t- » la|revenio
    • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|returnere, Inter: t- » no|komme tilbake
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|برگشتن|tr=bargaštan|sc=fa-Arab
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|wracać, Inter: t+ » pl|wrócić
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|voltar
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|întoarce
    • Russian: Inter: qualifier » imperfective Inter: t+ » ru|возвращаться|tr=vozvraščát’sja, Inter: qualifier » perfective Inter: t+ » ru|возвратиться|tr=vozvratít’sja, Inter: qualifier » perfective Inter: t+ » ru|вернуться|tr=vernút’sja
    • Inter: trreq » sk
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|volver, Inter: t+ » es|regresar
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|koma tillbaka
    • Urdu: Inter: t+ » ur|واپس آنا|tr=vāpas ānā|sc=ur-Arab

    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * return
    Category: Category:English past participles -
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs -
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs with particle (back) -
    Translation: et » come back
    Translation: fr » come back
    Translation: ko » come back
    Translation: io » come back
    Translation: kn » come back
    Translation: lt » come back
    Translation: mg » come back
    Translation: my » come back
    Translation: fj » come back
    Translation: pl » come back
    Translation: ru » come back
    Translation: fi » come back