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English verb: bring back

1. bring back (motion) bring back to the point of departure


Synonymsreturn, take back


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody.
Somebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)bring, convey, take

2. bring back (body) return to consciousness


SamplesThese pictures bring back sad memories.


Synonymsbring around, bring round, bring to


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)arouse, awaken, rouse, wake, wake up, waken


Narrower (hyponym)resuscitate, revive


Antonymsanaesthetise, anaesthetize, anesthetise, anesthetize, put under, put out









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