|1.||[ verb ] come back to place where one has been before, or return to a previous activity|
|Synonyms:||return come_back go_back|
|Related terms:||travel go_home backtrack trace boomerang bounce cut_back return revisit home rise return|
|2.||[ verb ] recover something or somebody that appeared to be lost|
"We got back the money after we threatened to sue the company" "He got back his son from the kidnappers"
|3.||[ verb ] take revenge or even out a score|
"I cannot accept the defeat--I want to get even"
|Related terms:||revenge pay_back|
|4.||[ verb ] get one's revenge for a wrong or an injury|
"I finally settled with my old enemy"