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re·turns

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  1. returns(Noun)

    Merchandise returned to a retailer or wholesaler by a purchaser.

  2. returns(Noun)

    Unsold merchandise returned to the supplier.

Freebase

  1. Returns

    Returns, in economics and political economy, are the distributions or payments awarded to the various suppliers of the factors of production.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. returns

    All the various reports and statements required by officers in command to be made periodically. (See SUPPLIES AND RETURNS.)

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of returns in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of returns in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of returns in a Sentence

  1. Richard Truesdall:

    When the stocks are not exceeding average S&P returns or trading below their IPO price, that causes people to back away from the market, there is enough uncertainty and clouds in the horizon that is causing people to be cautious.

  2. Paul Ekins:

    Greater global attention to climate policy ... means that fossil fuel companies are becoming increasingly risky for investors in terms of the delivery of long-term returns, i would expect prudent investors in energy to shift increasingly towards low-carbon energy sources.

  3. Ren Zhengfei:

    Hardships like this one will have a major impact on a person's grit and character. However, when she returns to Huawei, it doesn't mean that she'll be given greater responsibilities.

  4. Dr Blake:

    That income inequality is a big predictor of sexy selfies suggests that sexy selfies are a marker of social climbing among women that tracks economic incentives in the local environment, rightly or wrongly, in today’s environment, looking sexy can generate large returns, economically, socially, and personally.

  5. William Trainor:

    This was virtually the perfect decade. You had very low volatility, very low borrowing costs, and above-average market returns.

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