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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Return by a celebrity to some previously successful activity; A quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one).

Usage examples (4)
  • It's hard to make a comeback when you haven't been anywhere.
  • Kansas 'comeback from a 14-point second-half deficit.
  • His second homer capped the Angels 'comeback from a 9-7 deficit.
  • Campbell led the Redskins 'comeback from a 19-3 halftime deficit. for more
Tutoring comment
  • She wanted to "come back" (to return) after a spectacular "comeback" (a recovery from behind).
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