Examples of comeback in a Sentence
The species was nearly extinct but is now making a comeback.
Short skirts were out of fashion for many years, but now they're making a comeback.
The team was trailing after the first half, but they made a comeback and won in the second half.
The team mounted a comeback in the second half of the season.
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Roughly Speaking episode 352: Almost wiped out centuries ago by fur trappers, beavers have made a comeback in North America, including the Mid-Atlantic and the Chesapeake Region.
What was surprising was that the Tar Heels, who eventually lost 82-78, were able to mount any sort of comeback.
Then came what many Patriots players considered the biggest play of the comeback.
Ten years later, Gorder’s career is coming full circle as Trading Spaces (which went off the air in 2008) makes a comeback this April with its original cast intact.
His speech comes as an appellate court prepares to hand down a ruling that may make or break the popular former head of state’s chances of a comeback for the nation’s top job.
There were even signs that some of the wildlife might make a comeback – a small flock of geese settled on the pond just before sunset.
For the second straight Super Bowl, the Patriots needed an impressive comeback.
Foles tossed an 11-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz with 2:21 left to give Philadelphia a 38-33 lead, but Brady had a chance to lead another comeback.
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Definition of come back
- it's all coming back to me now
- … it was the first time in NHL history that a team was down by three goals inside the final five minutes and came back to win a game.
- —Mike Harrington
Examples of come back in a Sentence
she's slowly coming back after being in a coma
the American bald eagle was once nearly extinct but has come back strong
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