have (something) back

idiom

Definition of have (something) back

: to receive (something) that is returned or restored If I lend you this book, can I have it back by next Tuesday? How I wish I could have my youth back (again)!

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“Have (something) back.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20%28something%29%20back. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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