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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. return: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. return: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. return: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. return: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. return, return, return: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. return: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Return, return: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. return: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
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  10. return: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. return: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. return: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. return: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. return: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. return: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. return: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. return: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Return (American football), Return (Transnistria), Return (album), Return (band), Return (disambiguation), Return (finance), Return (instruction), Return (programming), Return (retail), Return, The Return (Animorphs), The Return (Bathory Album), The Return (Pharao album), The Return (Ruben Studdard album), The Return (Star Trek), The Return (Stargate Atlantis), The Return (The Office), The Return (The Office episode), The Return (album), The Return (disambiguation), The Return (film), The Return (guerilla organization), The Return (guerrilla organization), The Return (movie), The Return (novel), The Return (play), The Return (short story), The Return: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Return: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. return: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. return: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. return: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. return: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Return (journey): Britih-American Dictionary [home, info]
  25. return: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. return: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. return: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. return: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. return: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. return: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. return: Epicurus.com Spanish Glossary [home, info]
  2. RETURN: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  3. Return: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (17 matching dictionaries)
  1. Return: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. return: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
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  4. Return: THE 'LECTRIC LAW LIBRARY'S REFERENCE ROOM [home, info]
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  7. Return: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  8. Return: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
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  10. Return: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]
  11. RETURN: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  12. Return: Investopedia [home, info]
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  15. return: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  16. Return: WashingtonPost.com: Business [home, info]
  17. Return: Yahoo Tax Center Glossary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
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Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
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Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
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  3. return: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. return, return (noun): Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (4 matching dictionaries)
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  3. Return, return: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
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Tech dictionaries Tech (7 matching dictionaries)
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Quick definitions from WordNet (return)

noun:  a coming to or returning home ("On his return from Australia we gave him a welcoming party")
noun:  the act of returning to a prior location ("They set out on their return to the base camp")
noun:  (American football) the act of running back the ball after a kickoff or punt or interception or fumble
noun:  a tennis stroke that returns the ball to the other player ("He won the point on a cross-court return")
noun:  a reciprocal group action ("In return we gave them as good as we got")
noun:  the occurrence of a change in direction back in the opposite direction
noun:  the income arising from land or other property ("The average return was about 5%")
noun:  the act of someone appearing again
noun:  getting something back again
noun:  the key on electric typewriters or computer keyboards that causes a carriage return and a line feed
noun:  happening again (especially at regular intervals) ("The return of spring")
noun:  document giving the tax collector information about the taxpayer's tax liability ("His gross income was enough that he had to file a tax return")
noun:  a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
verb:  bring back to the point of departure
verb:  return in kind ("Return a compliment")
verb:  submit (a report, etc.) to someone in authority
verb:  make a return ("Return a kickback")
verb:  come back to place where one has been before, or return to a previous activity
verb:  return to a previous position; in mathematics ("The point returned to the interior of the figure")
verb:  be inherited by ("The land returned to the family")
verb:  pay back
verb:  give back
verb:  elect again
verb:  go back to a previous state
verb:  be restored ("Her old vigor returned")
verb:  go back to something earlier
verb:  pass down
verb:  give or supply
verb:  answer back

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Phrases that include return:   return key, total return, return on assets, return stroke, return tickets, more...

Words similar to return:   yield, comeback, deliver, devolve, fall, generate, give, homecoming, issue, pass, payoff, proceeds, recall, recurrence, reelect, refund, regaining, regress, rejoin, rejoinder, more...


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