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English verb: win back

1. win back (competition) recover something or somebody that appeared to be lost

SamplesWe got back the money after we threatened to sue the company.
He got back his son from the kidnappers.

Synonymsget back

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

Broader (hypernym)acquire, get

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