see (one) back (to something or some place)

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see (one) back (to something or some place)

To escort or accompany one to a former or previous location. Don't worry, I'll see the kids back safely after the movie. I offered to see Samantha back to her car.
See also: back, see, something
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

see someone back (to something)

to accompany someone back to something or some place. I saw her back to her apartment. I will see her back safely.
See also: back, see
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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