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English verb: hark back

1. hark back (communication) go back to something earlier

SamplesThis harks back to a previous remark of his.

Synonymscome back, recall, return

Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)denote, refer

Narrower (hyponym)go back, recur

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