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hearkens back (to)

verb
variants: or harkens back (to)
present tense third-person singular of hearken back (to)

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to bring back to mind
  • an elderly man who liked to hearken back to "the good old days"

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“Hearkens back (to).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hearkens%20back%20%28to%29. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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