What is the Meaning of…
transport s.o./s.t. back
transport back s.o./s.t.
- To transport someone (or something) back means to return a person (or thing) to an earlier time in history.
- Because this can only be done in Science Fiction or imaginary stories, this phrasal verb is often used to mean: cause someone to feel they are in a time, or place, from the past
Being at the antique car show transported my father back to his childhood.