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.
Recent Examples of comeback from the Web
After a six-year hiatus from the couture world, Alaïa staged its big comeback today with the help of Naomi Campbell.
Finding form: Chad Proctor's second-place finish behind Clemens in Friday's Mid-American feature was his best showing in a comeback season.
No amount of staples or stitches, meanwhile, could bind his shattered goal of an NFL comeback.
BOYS: WEST 107, EAST 106: John Hardin wing Mickey Pearson, who picked up a Division-I offer from Lipscomb earlier in the week, blocked a fadeaway 3-pointer by St. Xavier forward Pierce Kiesler at the buzzer to preserve the West's comeback win.
Atlanta began its comeback in the sixth with two runs of its own and had a chance to score more.
Continued discomfort in his lower back while attempting his comeback in extended spring training forced the Padres to shut him down again earlier this month.
During his stint with Boston, Martinez would go 117-37, win two CY Young awards and be a part of the greatest comeback ever.
According to one source familiar with the preliminary plans, Ailes had wished for Bannon to join him as an equal partner—or at least one of his top lieutenants—in getting the potential comeback and dream project off the ground.
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First Known Use of comeback
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Definition of comeback for English Language Learners
: a return to a former good position or condition
: a return to being popular or fashionable
: a new effort to win or succeed after being close to defeat or failure
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