Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To return to a place after having been there at a previous time.
  • v. To have known each other for a certain length of time.
  • v. To abandon, desert, betray or fail someone or something.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. return in thought or speech to something
  • v. regain a former condition after a financial loss
  • v. belong to an earlier time


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.