Meaning of “come back from the dead” in the English Dictionary

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"come back from the dead" in British English

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come back from the dead

also rise from the dead

to be successful or popular again after a period of not being successful or popular:

This was a company that had risen from the dead.

(Definition of “come back from the dead” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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