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bring sth back

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with bring   /brɪŋ/ (brought, brought) us  

(RETURN)

A2 to return from somewhere with something: [+ two objects] Can you bring me back some milk?Giving, bringing or getting back

(REMEMBER)

to make someone think about something from the past: The photos brought back some wonderful memories.Remembering, reminding and reminders

(DO AGAIN)

to start to do or use something that was done or used in the past: Few politicians are in favour of bringing back the death penalty.Repeating an action
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