What does comeback mean?

Definitions for comeback
ˈkʌmˌbækcome·back

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rejoinder, retort, return, riposte, replication, comeback, counternoun

    a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)

    "it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher"

  2. comebacknoun

    return by a celebrity to some previously successful activity

Wiktionary

  1. comebacknoun

    A return (e.g. to popularity, success, etc.).

    That fad went out with the eighties, but I think it's making a comeback.

  2. comebacknoun

    A retort or answer.

    I wish I had thought of a quick comeback for his comment.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of comeback in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of comeback in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of comeback in a Sentence

  1. Gary Hufbauer:

    It's more of a stabilization than a comeback.

  2. Gail White:

    I love this town, I love these people. We’re going to comeback. I know we are. We’re strong, we have heart, we got to do what we got to do to bring it back.

  3. Eric Dore:

    It was the road Napoleon took north to Paris via Grenoble for his big comeback, it's historically unique and easy to navigate, and those who attempt it will get superb vistas over the surrounding countryside of glorious Provence and the Riviera.

  4. Del Potro:

    I'm working hard mentally because I have to deal with some pains and some frustrations when I want to hit a good backhands and I can not do it, this year will be more like a comeback on to tour, to feel the pressure of tennis. I hope to be ready for being an aggressive player next season.

  5. Hou Yingmin:

    This is victory in the first battles of a long-lasting war, it takes time for market sentiment to fully recover from the recent trauma, which was so severe, and bears are likely to make a comeback anytime soon.

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    • A. adventure
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