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move back
  • 1verb + adverbthey moved back here in 1979
    volvieron a vivir aquí en 1979
    they moved back to let him pass
    retrocedieron para dejarlo pasar
  • 2verb + object + adverbmove the microphone back a bit
    coloca el micrófono un poco más atrás
    she's moved the date of the meeting back again
    ha vuelto a aplazar la fecha de la reunión
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