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roar back

v.
To have great success after a period of weak performance; make a dramatic recovery: The tennis player lost the first set but roared back to win the match.
See also: back, roar
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1 away Sunday JAMES MORRISON is certain a United Scotland can blow away the frustrations of their World Cup opening and roar back against Wales and Belgium.
Robert Sidoli aims to roar back for Wales in the Six Nations after going under the knife.
After losing out in the Carling Cup semi-final to Wigan, Almunia insists the Gunners must roar back in the FA Cup.
LEICESTER TIGERS star Geordan Murphy is ready to roar back onto the international stage in his favoured full-back slot against Fiji today.
The dramatic ending befitted an excellent matchup that saw Crescenta Valley take leads of 7-0 and 10-7, only to have Thousand Oaks roar back to take a 21-10 lead on two touchdowns in 2:37, Olson passing 34 yards to Corey Mazza for the first, then Anderson bolting 41 yards for the second.
BRENTFORD coach Ray Lewington tipped Preston for promotion after watching them roar back from behind to take three points.