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came back

verb as in return

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Example Sentences

I had been studying abroad in London, and came back to finish the semester at Tufts.

Bohac vowed to that when he came back next year there would be no confusion about any Christmas tree or Santa aprons.

Then the sun went down and the anger came back as a “Thank You NYPD” rally traded insults with counter-protestors.

They left angry and hurt, and when they were gone, Hitchcock came back supposedly to clear out his personal effects.

"Then I came back to Panama again, sat down at my desk and was bored as hell," he says.

He came back in due time, but bringing nothing for me, and I felt that my appeal had been in vain.

But Mary had gone home after dressing her mistress, and the fat boy came back again more disturbed than before.

He came back, however, in a few minutes, and squatting beside me abstractedly got out papers and tobacco.

And he laughed again as the memories came back with a rush, flooding his mind with vivid detail.

Here I rested until dinner time, and after dinner, about five o'clock, Herr Oertling came back.


On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to come back, such as: recover, resume, come again, do better, reappear, and recur.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.