Synonyms and Antonyms of comeback
1 a quick witty response always ready with a comeback for every insult Synonyms of comeback retort, repartee, riposteWords Related to comeback squelch; back talk; crack, quip, sally, wisecrack, witticism, zinger; cut, insult, put-down
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 Synonyms of comeback answer, rejoinder, replication, reply, response, retort, returnWords Related to comeback back talk, banter, persiflage, repartee; acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), comment, communication, correspondence, feedback, non sequitur, observation, reaction, remark; defense, explanation, justification, plea, rebuttal, refutationNear Antonyms of comeback challenge, charge, cross-examination, grilling, interrogation, interrogatory, quiz; poll, questionnaire, surveyAntonyms of comeback inquiry, query, question
3 the process or period of gradually regaining one's health and strength trying to make a comeback after a career-threatening injury Synonyms of comeback convalescence, healing, mending, rally, recovery, recuperation, rehab, rehabilitation, snapbackWords Related to comeback resuscitation, revival; survivalNear Antonyms of comeback decline, degeneration, deterioration, fading, failing, languishing, sinking, wasting (away), weakening, wilting, withering, worsening; regression, relapse
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