To snap back

(Football) to roll the ball back with the foot; - done only by the center rush, who thus delivers the ball to the quarter back on his own side when both sides are ranged in line.

See also: Snap

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For instance, if a member of this commission, say the US, accused Iran of failing to act in line with its commitments, it would be easy for sanctions to snap back into place.
In the same way most starlets seem to snap back into shape days after giving birth, SJP's wonder woman image only serves to make ordinary mums feel like failures.
You can't have 80 percent of your city under water and expect everything to snap back in a year,'' said Susan Spicer, chef and co-partner of the acclaimed Bayona restaurant in the French Quarter.
For reasons yet to be determined, the protons in the lipoproteins of people with cancer were held more "loosely" -- they took a longer time to snap back into alignment than those of the other groups.
He took a good check in the corner of his own zone in the first period, a check that caused his head to snap back in a twisting motion.