comeback ( comebacks plural )
1 n-count If someone such as an entertainer or sports personality makes a comeback, they return to their profession or sport after a period away.
Sixties singing star Petula Clark is making a comeback.
2 n-count If something makes a comeback, it becomes fashionable again.
Tight fitting T-shirts are making a comeback.
3 n-uncount If you have no comeback when someone has done something wrong to you, there is nothing you can do to have them punished or held responsible.
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
1 rally, rebound, recovery, resurgence, return, revival, triumph
2 rejoinder, reply, response, retaliation, retort, riposte
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