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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

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.and sure enough, Jolly Roger obliged by return of post. Although Serena now uses one of her trophies to store make-up brushes, she treats her Fed Ex cardigan with more reverence, wearing it around the house as part of her favourite casual outfit.
A reply came almost by return of post from Buckingham Palace aide Robert Fellows explaining that the pigeons living on the roof of the town hall had become a pest and had to be controlled.
Parry, chief executive for more than 10 years, will formally refuse to quit by return of post.
the receipt of this card must be acknowledged, by return of post, to Henry J Huband, member of the International Selection Committee."
Sending a pounds 250 cheque by return of post to help out his old school football team is typical of the man.
The following month, the man received a letter from the credit card company claiming that his check had bounced and that he now owed them $0.00, and unless he sent a check by return of post they would be taking steps to recover the debt.
You can ALWAYS have a cheque for the full amount of your savings sent to you by return of post.