1. [ verb ] come back to place where one has been before, or return to a previous activity
Synonyms: return come_back get_back
Related terms: travel go_home backtrack trace boomerang bounce cut_back return revisit home rise return
2. [ verb ] return in thought or speech to something
Synonyms: recur
Related terms: hark_back
3. [ verb ] belong to an earlier time
Synonyms: date_back date_from

"This story dates back 200 years"

Related terms: originate ascend
4. [ verb ] regain a former condition after a financial loss
Synonyms: recover recuperate

"We expect the stocks to recover to $2.90" "The company managed to recuperate"

Related terms: revert rally recovery
Similar spelling:   gobs