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snapback

[snap-bak] /ˈsnæpˌbæk/
noun
1.
a sudden rebound or recovery.
2.
Football. snap (def 34).
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase snap back
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British Dictionary definitions for snap back

snapback

/ˈsnæpˌbæk/
noun
1.
a sudden rebound or change in direction
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Idioms and Phrases with snap back

snap back

Rebound from a setback, recover quickly, as in I think we'll snap back quickly from this business downturn. This idiom transfers the sudden release of tension on, for example, a branch to other kinds of recovery. [ First half of 1900s ]
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