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flashback Friday

A social media phenomenon in which older pictures (such as childhood photos) are posted on Friday with the phrase (often abbreviated "FBF") as an accompanying hashtag or caption. I'm going to post my second grade class picture for flashback Friday! Me at my senior prom! #flashbackFriday
See also: flashback, Friday

flash back

1. verb To momentarily show or describe a past time or occurrence, as in a book, movie, or TV show. I liked that part when the narrator flashed back to all the times she had encountered the strange man before.
2. verb To unexpectedly recall or re-experience something from the past. That particular smell always makes me flash back to my childhood.
3. noun An instance in which someone recalls or re-experiences something from the past. In this usage, the phrase is usually written as one word. That particular smell always makes me have a momentary childhood flashback.
See also: back, flash

flash back (to someone or something)

to return briefly to a view of someone or something in the past. (In films, literature, and television.) The story suddenly flashed back to Tom when he was a child. The story flashed back to Tom's childhood.
See also: back, flash

flash back (to someone or something)

to return briefly to a view of someone or something in the past. (In films, literature, and television.) The story suddenly flashed back to Tom when he was a child. The story flashed back to Tom's childhood.
See also: back, flash

flash back

v.
1. To undergo a change of scene to a previous point in time as a narrative device: In this chapter, the main character flashes back to her youth.
2. To remember or reexperience a previous point in time, usually suddenly: Whenever he hears sirens, he flashes back to his service in Vietnam.
See also: back, flash

flashback

n. a memory of the past; a portrayal of the past in a story. Suddenly, Fred had a wonderful flashback to his childhood.
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Figure 2 shows an intensified OH* chemiluminescence image of a lean H2-air flame during turbulent wall flashback in the straight channel.
Set BB FlashBack to schedule a recording to start and finish at specific times, or when an application opens and closes.
With all of that, one of the only explanations left for why Flashback isn't dead is that Mac users are simply not using the tools that have been made available.
On the plus side, Simmons is a veteran storyteller, and there's a baseline of solid competence in Flashback.
Witt Flashback arrestors can be mounted in any position or orientation with one flashback arrestor connected to protect each individual piece of equipment.
However, 32% of those surveyed had at least one exposure, 10% had experienced flashbacks, and 5% had experienced symptoms within the prior month, said Dr.
Jehel said, 32% of those surveyed had at least one exposure, 10% had experienced flashbacks, and 5% had experienced symptoms within the prior month.
This article aims at investigating and explaining the application of the technique of flashback in selected Northern Sotho literary texts.
Leamington Spa, England, has released BB FlashBack 1.
Tim O'Brien's prizewinning collection of short fiction about an infantry platoon traveling through the booby-trapped jungles of Vietnam reads like a flashback you keep hoping is only a nightmare.
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As for the LSD flashback, it can probably best be understood as a sudden, vivid recollection of a dramatic, emotional experience - a phenomenon that is not limited to drug users.
com/2017/06/10/orange-is-the-new-black-recap-season-5-episode-6-poussey-returns-flashback-oitnb/) Samira Wiley's Poussey in one of the flashbacks.
In Action Events, the company behind Flashback, is seeking to promote upcoming designers at the exhibition but also to shed new light on the beauty of the "forgotten" Metn town of Broummana.
TUESDAY THE BEST ALL SCHOOL JUNE 10 2013 ADVICE NEWS WITH FOR flashBACK CCEELLEEBBRRIITTIIEESS IINN NNOORRTTHH WWAALLEESS flashBACK EDUCATION CASH TODAY Today we publish the first of six great nostalgia supplements chronicling in fascinating pictures aspects of life in North Wales through the years.