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come back

Translation of come back in French:

  • 1.1 (return) (gen)
    (letter, person, memories, feeling, good weather) from de to à
    (to one's house)
    to come running back
    revenir en courant
    the memories came flooding back
    les souvenirs me sont revenus d'un seul coup
    to come back to
    (topic, problem)
    retourner auprès de
    (spouse, lover)
    to come back with somebody
    raccompagner quelqu'un
    to come back with
    revenir avec
    (present, idea, flu)
    répondre par
    (offer, suggestion)
    can I come back to you on that tomorrow?
    est-ce que nous pourrions en reparler demain?
    it's all coming back to me now
    tout me revient maintenant
    the name will come back to me
    le nom me reviendra
    to come back to what you were saying
    pour en revenir à ce que tu disais
    1.2 (become popular)
    (law, system)
    être rétabli
    (trend, method, hairstyle)
    revenir à la mode
    to come back into fashion
    revenir à la mode
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