Meaning of “throwback” in the English Dictionary


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

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throwbacknoun [ C ]

us /ˈθroʊˌbæk/

something that is like a thing from an earlier time:

This year’s styles are throwbacks to the fashions of the 1940s.

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