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comeback

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1 a quick witty response
  • always ready with a comeback for every insult
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2 something spoken or written in reaction especially to a question
  • Regardless of the question posed by the prosecutor, the witness had a plausible comeback.
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3 the process or period of gradually regaining one's health and strength
  • trying to make a comeback after a career-threatening injury
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come back

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1 to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness
  • She's slowly coming back after being in a coma.
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2 to regain a former or normal state
  • The American bald eagle was once nearly extinct but has come back strong.
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make a comeback (or stage)

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3 to speak or write in reaction to a question or to another reaction
  • He came back with another one of his smart remarks.
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