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boomerangs

verb
present tense third-person singular of boomerang

Synonyms & Antonyms of boomerangs

to have the reverse of the desired or expected effect
  • the well-meaning gesture boomeranged, since he ended up being offended by it

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boomeranging

boomerangs

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“Boomerangs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/boomerangs. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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