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Noun
The act of coming back
Noun
The act of sending back
Adjective
Lasting throughout the year or through many years
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Adjective
That tends to return, revert or regress
Adjective
In the process of coming in
Adjective
Recurring at regular intervals
Adjective
About to come into office
Verb
Present participle for to come, or go, back to a place or person
“Bo Songvisava decided to return to her native country of Thailand to establish her new restaurant.”
Verb
Present participle for to occur or happen again
“We thought that we had managed to fix the issue, but it would sadly return.”
Verb
Present participle for to give, place or hand back something
“Don't forget to return the book when you're done with it.”
Verb
Present participle for to pay back money owed
“The company has agreed to return my payment as they are unable to fulfill their end of the bargain.”
Verb
Present participle for to put, bring, or send back to a former position or state
“To this I declined making any answer, repeating my orders not to converse further till he should abandon this proposition, and return to the former basis.”
Verb
Present participle for to repay with something of equivalent value
“I am sure that he will return the favor one of these days.”
Verb
Present participle for to earn or produce as revenue
“We must accept that it may take years to build the business volume that will return profits.”
Verb
Present participle for to speak or write in reaction to a question, or to another reaction
“Reporters waited patiently for the spokesperson to return an answer after he was asked a pertinent question.”
Verb
Present participle for to go back to a previous, and usually lower or unwanted, state or level
“Price levels are unlikely to return to previous low levels after episodic peaks.”
Verb
Present participle for to deliver a result or judgment following deliberation
“The defendant would wait anxiously for the jury to return a verdict.”
Verb
Present participle for to vote into office
“He was determined to elect a legislative majority that would return him to the Senate.”
Verb
(tennis) Present participle for to bat the ball back over the net in response to a serve
“Pete's serve was always very difficult to return.”
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