Circle Back

Circle Back

Slang; to discuss an issue after it was previously discussed, especially if nothing was decided. For example, if a board of directors tables an agenda item and then discusses it at the next meeting, it could be said to be circling back to the issue.
References in classic literature ?
He would cross the dry country and come to the good hunting in a third of the time that it would take to go far to the north and circle back again.
It was still in the boy's mind to travel to the south, and circle back to the coast in search of another outpost of civilization.
How easy it would be to circle back to the coast, and then make toward the south and his own jungle and cabin.
Naturally, we had to slow down long before we got to them; but even then we shot past like a whirlwind and were compelled to circle back between them and the shore.
Kaplan and I eventually settled on a plan: She would interview some riders over the phone before they set out, ride along in the group's van for the last five days of the trip, then circle back with some key people afterward.
Not surprisingly, those lessons tend to circle back to the prodigies' parents--who run the gamut from free-range advocate to prison warden without the charm--and in many ways the book is as much about the parents as it is about their progenies.
Speaking to the Huffington Post, dive boat operator Pearson said: "It would come in to the shallows and lay there motionless, then it would move out again (swimming to) 6 feet of water, circle back in (to the shallows), come into another spot and lay there motionless.
Seidel said the closure means an hourlong detour for students who attend Triangle Lake School and must backtrack to Highway 126 at Noti and circle back onto Highway 36 at Mapleton.
Her fourth goal arrived immediately, this time via a top of the circle back hander.
But if you're a bit funny, if you're quicker than them, they won't circle back on you again" Actor and TV host James Corden on how he dealt with school bullies "Theresa May has jumped over all the hurdles during the past few months.
But if you're a bit funny, if you're quicker than them, they won't circle back on you again" - Actor and TV host James Corden (pictured) on how he dealt with school bullies.
2 Place one circle back inside the cake ring and drizzle with Drambuie.