take back (2)
Meaning: If a store takes back something they've sold, they allow the buyer to return it for a refund, or exchange it.
- take sth back I decided I didn't want the new shoes, so I called the store and told them and they said they couldn't take them back because I'd worn them.
- take back sth Our policy states that we will take back goods and give a full refund if they are in perfect, as-new condition.
The shop took back the jacket I'd bought and gave me