Thesaurus

come back

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of come back

  1. 1 to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness she's slowly coming back after being in a coma Synonyms of come back convalesce, gain, heal, mend, pull round [chiefly British], rally, recoup, recover, recuperate, snap backWords Related to come back come around, come round, come to, improve, pick up, revive; cheer (up), perk (up); pull through, survive; recruitNear Antonyms of come back ail, collapse, come down, sicken; decline, degenerate, deteriorate, fade, fail, languish, sink, waste (away), weaken, wilt, wither, worsen; regress, relapse

  2. 2 to regain a former or normal state the American bald eagle was once nearly extinct but has come back strong Synonyms of come back bounce (back), recover, rally, rebound, snap backWords Related to come back reanimate, revitalize, reviveNear Antonyms of come back decline, fail, worsen

  3. 3 to speak or write in reaction to a question or to another reaction he came back with another one of his smart remarks Synonyms of come back answer, rejoin, reply, respond, retort, return, riposteWords Related to come back acknowledge, comment, communicate, correspond, react, remark; counter, defend, deny, explain, field, rebut, refuteNear Antonyms of come back challenge, cross-examine, examine, grill, interrogate, pump, quiz; poll, query, surveyAntonyms of come back ask, inquire, question



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