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English definition of “take sth back”

take sth back

verb uk phrasal verb with take   /teɪk/ (took, taken) us  

(SOMETHING BOUGHT)

B1 to return something you have bought to a shop: Is it too small? Take it back and get a refund.Giving, bringing or getting back

(STATEMENT)

to admit that something you said was wrong: All right, I take it all back. It wasn't your fault.Admitting and confessing
(Definition of take sth back from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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