bring back
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bring back(
brihng
 
bahk
)
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to take to a previous place)
a. devolver
Tito brought the cell phone back to the store because it didn't work.Tito devolvió el celular a la tienda porque no funcionaba.
b. traer de vuelta
Don't worry, sir. I'll bring your daughter back by eleven o'clock.No se preocupe, señor. Le traeré su hija de vuelta antes de las once.
c. traer
George brought some chocolate back from his trip to Switzerland.George trajo chocolate de su viaje a Suiza.
2. (to evoke)
a. recordar
Eating Spanish ham brings me back to my semester in Madrid.Comer jamón ibérico me recuerda mi semestre en Madrid.
b. traer
Julieta couldn't listen to the song because it brought back so many painful memories.Julieta no podía escuchar la canción porque le traía muchos recuerdos dolorosos.
3. (to reestablish)
a. reintroducir
The day I found out they were bringing back Crispy M&M's® was the happiest day of my life.El día que yo me enteré que iban a reintroducir los M&M's® Crispy fue el mejor día de mi vida.
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bring back
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (purchase)
a. devolver
2. (person)
a. traer de vuelta
to b somebody back to life/healthdevolver la vida/la salud a alguien
3. (occasion)
a. recordar
to b back memories of something to somebodytraer a alguien recuerdos de algo
4. (law, punishment)
a. reinstaurar
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bring back
transitive verb
[+person, object] traer de vuelta; [+thing borrowed] devolver; [+monarchy etc] restaurar; (to life) devolver la vida a
she brought a friend back for coffee trajo una amiga a casa a tomar café; it brings back memories trae recuerdos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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