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]


Nearby words

  1. thingumabob,
  2. thingy,
  3. think,
  4. think a lot of,
  5. think aloud,
  6. think better of,
  7. think big,
  8. think little of,
  9. think nothing of,
  10. think on one's feet

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