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Synonyms for return

Synonyms for return

to come back to a former condition

to go again to a former place

to send, put, or carry back to a former location

to bring back into existence or use

to speak or act in response, as to a question

to give or take mutually

to deliver (an indictment or verdict, for example)

to put (someone) in the possession of a prior position or office

a repeated occurrence

something earned, won, or otherwise acquired

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a coming to or returning home

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the occurrence of a change in direction back in the opposite direction

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getting something back again

the act of going back to a prior location

the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property

happening again (especially at regular intervals)

a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)

the key on electric typewriters or computer keyboards that causes a carriage return and a line feed

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(American football) the act of running back the ball after a kickoff or punt or interception or fumble

the act of someone appearing again

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give back

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go back to something earlier

bring back to the point of departure

return in kind

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make a return

be restored

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elect again

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return to a previous position

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submit (a report, etc.) to someone in authority

References in periodicals archive ?
Experience of postal voting tells us that if people are going to vote, most do it by return of post.
But he got a letter by return of post telling him he had not got the job.
This is one of our most popular guides and is available by return of post (post-free) for pounds 9.
You will receive your PS150 cheque by return of post.
You will receive your PS160 cheque by return of post.