bring back something


bring back something
bring back (something) 1. to cause something to become popular again.

He's trying to bring back disco music.

2. to cause someone to remember something.

That music always brings back happy memories.

Related vocabulary: bring to mind someone/something

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  • bring back — (something) 1. to cause something to become popular again. He s trying to bring back disco music. 2. to cause someone to remember something. That music always brings back happy memories. Related vocabulary: bring to mind someone/something …   New idioms dictionary

  • bring back — verb 1. bring back to the point of departure (Freq. 6) • Syn: ↑return, ↑take back • Derivationally related forms: ↑return (for: ↑return) • Hy …   Useful english dictionary

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  • bring back — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms bring back : present tense I/you/we/they bring back he/she/it brings back present participle bringing back past tense brought back past participle brought back 1) to cause ideas, feelings, or memories to be in …   English dictionary

  • bring back — 1) PHRASAL VERB Something that brings back a memory makes you think about it. [V P n (not pron)] Your article brought back sad memories for me... [V n P] Talking about it brought it all back. 2) PHRASAL VERB When people bring back a practice or… …   English dictionary

  • bring somebody something back — ˌbring sb sthˈback | ˌbring sthˈback (for sb) derived to return with sth for sb • What did you bring the kids back from Italy? • I brought a T shirt back for Mark. Main entry: ↑bringderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring back — verb a) To fetch something. I brought back the groceries. b) To cause someone to remember something from the past. Could you bring me back some chocolate? …   Wiktionary

  • To bring back — Bring Bring, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brought}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bringing}.] [OE. bringen, AS. bringan; akin to OS. brengian, D. brengen, Fries. brenga, OHG. bringan, G. bringen, Goth. briggan.] 1. To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bring to mind something — bring to mind (someone/something) to cause you to think of someone or something. Something about her face brings to mind my first grade teacher. My daughter said the story brought her relationship with me to mind. Usage notes: also used in the… …   New idioms dictionary

  • bring to mind someone — bring to mind (someone/something) to cause you to think of someone or something. Something about her face brings to mind my first grade teacher. My daughter said the story brought her relationship with me to mind. Usage notes: also used in the… …   New idioms dictionary