boomerang

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Synonyms for boomerang

Synonyms for boomerang

to produce an unexpected and undesired result

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Synonyms for boomerang

a miscalculation that recoils on its maker

return to the initial position from where it came

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To-day fresh colours break the soil, and butterflies take wing Down broidered lawns all bright with pearls in the garden of the King.
Kim marked down a gaily ornamented ruth or family bullock-cart, with a broidered canopy of two domes, like a double-humped camel, which had just been drawn into the par.
And the goddess bright-eyed Athene girded and clothed her with silvery raiment, and down from her head she spread with her hands a broidered veil, a wonder to see; and she, Pallas Athene, put about her head lovely garlands, flowers of new-grown herbs.