think back

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think back

Recall or reflect on, as in When I think back on my days as a summer camper, I really had a good time, or As he thought back to his father, long dead, tears came to his eyes. [Mid-1900s]

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
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think back

verb
recapture the past; indulge in memories; "he remembered how he used to pick flowers" [syn: remember
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