(third-person singular simple present brings back, present participle bringing back, simple past and past participle brought back)
- To fetch something.
- I brought back the groceries.
- Could you bring me back some chocolate?
- To cause someone to remember something from the past.
- The smell of the magnolia brought back sweet memories of my childhood.
- To reenact an old rule or law.
- In the UK it is customary to hold a vote every few years on whether to bring back the death penalty.
- to revive; to cause something dead to be alive once again.
- This verb can take two objects, as in bring me back some chocolate.