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return (n):
the act of someone appearing again
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his reappearance as Hamlet has been long awaited
Related Word: reappearance
return (n):
a coming to or returning home
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on his return from Australia we gave him a welcoming party
return (n):
getting something back again
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upon the restitution of the book to its rightful owner the child was given a tongue lashing
Related Words: regainingrestitutionrestoration
return (n):
the act of going back to a prior location
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they set out on their return to the base camp
return (n):
(American football) the act of running back the ball after a kickoff or punt or interception or fumble
return (n):
a tennis stroke that sends the ball back to the other player
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he won the point on a cross-court return
return (n):
a reciprocal group action
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in return we gave them as good as we got
return (n):
the key on electric typewriters or computer keyboards that causes a carriage return and a line feed
return (n):
document giving the tax collector information about the taxpayer's tax liability
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his gross income was enough that he had to file a tax return
return (n):
a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
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it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher
Related Words: comebackcounterretortriposte
return (n):
happening again (especially at regular intervals)
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the return of spring
Related Word: recurrence
return (n):
the occurrence of a change in direction back in the opposite direction
return (n):
the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
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the average return was about 5%
Related Words: takeyield
return (v):
pass down
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render a verdict.
deliver a judgment
return (v):
go back to something earlier
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This harks back to a previous remark of his
return (v):
go back to a previous state
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We reverted to the old rules
Related Words: regressretrovertrevert
return (v):
be restored
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Her old vigor returned
return (v):
answer back
Related Words: come backretortriposte
return (v):
submit (a report, etc.) to someone in authority
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submit a bill to a legislative body
return (v):
make a return
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return a kickback
return (v):
give or supply
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The cow brings in 5 liters of milk.
This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn.
The estate renders some revenue for the family

Related Words: generateyield
return (v):
go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before
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return to your native land.
the professor returned to his teaching position after serving as Dean
return (v):
return to a previous position; in mathematics
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The point returned to the interior of the figure
return (v):
bring back to the point of departure
return (v):
be inherited by
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The estate fell to my sister.
The land returned to the family.
The estate devolved to an heir that everybody had assumed to be dead
return (v):
pay back
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Please refund me my money
Related Words: refundrepay
return (v):
give back
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render money
return (v):
return in kind
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return a compliment.
return her love
return (v):
elect again
Related Word: reelect
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