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roar back

To surge into a position of success after a period of time spent performing less favorably. The team, who fell to a 30–0 disadvantage in the first 20 minutes of play, roared back in the fourth quarter The company has been roaring back into a position of superiority this year, after seeing its share of the market dwindle over the last decade.
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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.
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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.
As the American economy comes back, Disney will roar back with it.
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KEVIN McALLISTER is ready to roar back into action with Falkirk - at 37.