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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.

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  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. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Joachim Du Bellay, Sonnet de Regrets:

    Happy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family!

  2. Renee DiResta:

    Both real people and trolls are capitalizing on that mistrust to push conspiracy theories out to vulnerable audiences, this isn't just happening on Twitter. This is happening on Facebook, and this is happening on YouTube, where searching for vaccine information on social media returns a majority of anti-vaccine propaganda.

  3. Greenlight Capital David Einhorn:

    We object to oil fracking because their investments can contaminate portfolio returns.

  4. Joshua Duitz:

    As an investor, if the new infrastructure projects actual rate of returns match up with investors' expectations that will tell me they are serious about utilizing the private sector to invest in infrastructure projects.

  5. Chief Financial Officer Corey Bieber:

    We target our 15 percent returns.

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