What does comeback mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rejoinder, retort, return, riposte, replication, comeback, counter(noun)

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

    "it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher"

  2. comeback(noun)

    return by a celebrity to some previously successful activity


  1. comeback(Noun)

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

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

  2. comeback(Noun)

    A retort or answer.

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

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  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. Donald Trump:

    We're going to be announcing guidelines, and we'll be talking about various states, and it's very exciting, we will be the comeback kids, all of us, all of us. It's incredible, what's going on.

  2. Curtis Strange:

    The comeback is much tougher than the initial climb to the top, and the toughest part of the comeback is believing in yourself, he seemed to be doing that of recent week or months. It's got to be hugely disappointing for him yesterday.

  3. Serena Williams:

    We are both on a comeback for two totally different reasons, and she's been on her journey for over a year and I just started mine a couple months ago, so it's just something new and different.

  4. Tina Davis:

    A comeback means someone who left. Gabby Douglas never left. Gabby Douglas is just going to try to best what Gabby Douglas did.

  5. Peter Laurelli:

    We're seeing investors put money back to work as many feel volatility will be making a comeback with the Fed likely to raise rates later this year and as redemptions from institutional long-only U.S. equity products are directed to alternative equity strategies.

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