Definition of throwback noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈθrəʊbæk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈθroʊbæk//
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[usually singular] throwback (to something) a person or thing that is similar to somebody/something that existed in the past The car's design is a throwback to the 1960s.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: throwback