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throwback

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a person or thing that is similar to someone or something from the past or that is suited to an earlier time usually + to
  • She's a throwback to the actresses of the 1950s.
  • The band's music is a throwback to the 1980s.

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throw back

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of throw back (Entry 2 of 2)

as in drop, fall

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The first known use of throwback was in 1656

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“Throwback.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/throwback. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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