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come back

verb as in return

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Example Sentences

Obviously, not all the original cast can come back or even have the desire.

David Prowse, the actor who portrayed Darth Vader, wished to come back but had to turn down the role because of ill health.

“She said, ‘Bill wants us to come back over for dinner again,’” Hogue recalled.

Almost every fictional hero of my childhood has come back to life on the big screen in recent years.

We get to leave, come back to the States, and they have to stay.

Long before that, however, the sun had come back to gladden the Polar regions, and break up the reign of ancient night.

But since this has little or nothing to do with the story, I pass by my mining adventures and come back to the hotel.

In two or three minutes Rosemary appeared once more, without her hat and coat, to say that "Angel" had not yet come back.

Shouting to his two plucky assistants to come back, Frank called out to Chumru and bade him join them.

I don't know why, unless he had some money they had overlooked and was afraid they might come back for another try at him.


On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to come-back, such as: assurance, audacity, backchat, brazenness, cheek, and chutzpah.

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