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pop back

To return (to some place) very quickly or briefly. A: "I think you left your watch here." B: "Dang it. OK, I'll pop back tomorrow to pick it up." I forgot to remind Darlene about the meeting in the morning—let me just pop back real quick to tell her.
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pop back (for something)

to come back to a place for just a moment. Okay, I think I can pop back for a minute. I have to pop back for something I forgot.
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References in classic literature ?
And the head popped back again; and we heard no more, for the time, of these six very faint-hearted seamen.
They also popped back for a few visits home to Liverpool - with Coleen sharing snaps of the family.
She popped back into the spotlight following media reports of her being missing from court during a standard case mention on May 24.
The 2-year yield popped back up to 2.906% from 2.892%; the 5-year probed 3.0% from 2.98% lows earlier; the 10-year cleared 3.15% from 3.132% lows; and the 30-year yield topped 3.376% from 3.349%.
It's believed his shoulder popped back into place during the match, which meant he could complete the 90 minutes.
Bob popped back to the bungalow and brought back his Winchesters to show Firing to the night his life at stake, no one knows if they're real or fake (Chorus) Police surrounded the bungalow, when you're under fire you shoot to kill When your life's at stake and it's no drill, but Bob has no idea what's real Television and radio, interviewing friends and next of kin, What could have set it off, what could have triggered him?
A study of 1,000 renters found that one in four popped back to an old address to pick up letters.
A study of 1,000 people who rent accommodation found that one in four popped back to an old address to pick up letters.
A freshly rehabbed and supremely well-located property on Malibu's evermore pricey Point Dume that Cindy Crawford and husband Rande Gerber bought less than a year ago for $6 million has popped back up on the market with an asking price of $15.45 million.
The talented singer from Iraqi Kurdistan never won season two of the talent show, but she recently popped back into public eye through her participation in the Ninth International Conference for Dream Car for Children that is sponsored by the Japanese car manufacture Toyota in Kurdistan Irbil in Iraq.
The 20-year-old had to be rushed to the accident and emergency room at Russells Hall Hospital to have her jaw popped back into place.
Shane and Jessie, have been asking them upstairs, 'When can we have Derek?" Derek has already popped back for brief, two episode stints as Charlie, since being written out in 2011.
Morpher helmet squashes down into a flat shape to tuck away and can then be popped back into shape when a person wants to use it.
CORONATION STREET: Vera Duckworth died in 2008 but popped back as a ghost in 2010 when it was hubby Jack's turn to meet his maker.
Former EastEnders actress Michelle has popped back up on our radar lately as she's been busy promoting her new film, Cockneys vs Zombies.