back in action

idiom

: doing something again
After a two year break from baseball, he's finally back in action.

Examples of back in action in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The nostalgia of seeing these classic Doctors back in action isn't enough to save this train wreck. Adam Lujan, EW.com, 14 Dec. 2023 But in preseason game No. 2, with two of their best passers back in action, the Lakers offense hummed, giving a glimpse of how things could look this upcoming season. Dan Woike, Los Angeles Times, 10 Oct. 2023 This video is currently not available Late-night shows returned to air Monday after the end of the Hollywood writers strike, back in action for the first time since the stages went dark five months ago. Justine McDaniel, Washington Post, 3 Oct. 2023 Black Pumas are, somewhat surprisingly, back in action. Spin Staff, Spin, 23 Aug. 2023 The weekly event should be filled with the drama fans expect with Roman Reigns and his cousin back in action tonight. oregonlive, 28 July 2023 Tight end David Njoku was also back in action on Friday after getting a day of rest. cleveland, 28 July 2023 One thing is for sure, the Internet loved seeing the Pacific Coast Academy crew back in action! Jacqueline Tempera, Women's Health, 29 June 2023 But a clean start for the Joes that brings familiar characters like Duke, Scarlett, Snake Eyes, and Roadblock into Noah and the Autobots’ orbit could be just the trick to getting them back in action. Richard Newby, Vulture, 13 June 2023 See More

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“Back in action.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/back%20in%20action. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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