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Meaning of “comeback” in the English Dictionary

"comeback" in British English

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comebacknoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkʌm.bæk/
C1 an ​attempt to ​becomefamous, ​powerful, or ​important again after a ​period of being much less ​famous, etc.: She's ​trying to make a comeback with her first ​album for 20 ​years.

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(Definition of comeback from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"comeback" in American English

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comebacknoun [C]

 us   /ˈkʌmˌbæk/
a ​return to an ​earlier and ​betterposition or ​condition: The ​band was ​popular in the late '70s, and had a comeback in the early '90s.
(Definition of comeback from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “comeback”
in Arabic يَعْود…
in Korean 돌아 오다…
in Portuguese voltar…
in Catalan tornar…
in Japanese 帰ってくる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 回来, 回来,返回…
in Turkish geri gelmek, dönmek, yeniden moda/meşhur/popüler olmak…
in Russian возвращаться, снова входить в моду…
in Chinese (Traditional) 回來, 回來,返回…
in Italian tornare, ritornare…
in Polish wracać…
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