Meaning: To suddenly see someone or something from your past.
What a blast from the past! Grace Zhang stopped by the office last week!
I haven’t heard this song since I was in high school. It’s a blast from the past.
While he was moving he came across a photo of his old girlfriend from college. Talk about a blast from the past!
Which is an example of a blast from the past?
A. Dropping your kids off at school.
B. Talking to your parents on the phone.
C. Running into an old coworker on the subway.
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The correct answer is C. Whenever you unexpectedly come across a person or thing from your past that maybe you’ve forgotten about, we call it a blast from the past.