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  1. returnsnoun

    Merchandise returned to a retailer or wholesaler by a purchaser.

  2. returnsnoun

    Unsold merchandise returned to the supplier.


  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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  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. Mark Warner:

    The tax returns become a primary lead into a Russia connection -- and that would be Russian money in his businesses. He's visited Russia six times by his own voice on television. Who knows what the situation is?

  2. Chief Executive Rainer Seele:

    Our reserves are melting like snow in the sun, for me volume growth is secondary. The aim is to stay at 300,000 barrels a day until 2020. A 20 percent increase is nevertheless possible, if the (Gazprom asset swap) works and our stopped output from Libya and Yemen returns.

  3. Chief Executive Vittorio Colao:

    Every market is different, we are very pragmatic, we do whatever it takes to give better services and have better returns.

  4. Ric Ronge:

    It's all about returns. If (the big miners) can do it, why wouldn't they? There are very few commodities for all these companies where they can grow and generate a meaningful return.

  5. Jose Lizan:

    It's hard to find returns in an environment of zero interest rates and low bond yields and assets with steady cash-flow are in high demand.

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