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take sth back

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

(SOMETHING BOUGHT)

B1 to return something you have bought to a shop: Is it too small? Take it back and get a refund.
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(STATEMENT)

to admit that something you said was wrong: All right, I take it all back. It wasn't your fault.
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