come back

This page is about the phrasal verb come back.

Meaning: to return to a place

Synonym: return

For example:

  • come back They said they loved their holiday here and they'll come back next year for sure.

  • come back He's gone out for a while, but he said he'd come back around 4 o'clock.

Quick Quiz:

The Australian hunting tool that comes back after you've thrown it is called

a. a boomerang

b. a kookaburra

c. a didgeridoo

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Contributor: Matt Errey