returned

(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. restored, restituted, given back, gone back, sent back, brought back, turned back, come back, reappeared, recurred, reoccurred, repeated, renewed, reverted, reentered, rotated, revolved, rebounded, reverberated, refunded, exchanged, acknowledged, answered, rejoindered, repaid, yielded; see also refused .
Ant. kept*, held, retained.

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  • returned — returned; un·returned; …   English syllables

  • returned — index reciprocal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • returned — /rəˈtɜnd/ (say ruh ternd) adjective 1. of or relating to someone or something that has returned or been returned: a returned lover; returned mail. 2. of or relating to a member of the armed forces who has returned home from a war: a returned… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Returned — Return Re*turn , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Returned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Returning}.] [OE. returnen, retournen, F. retourner; pref. re re + tourner to turn. See {Turn}.] 1. To turn back; to go or come again to the same place or condition. Return to your …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • returned — adj. given back, sent back re·turn || rɪ tÉœrn / tɜːn n. act of going or coming back; act of giving back; reply, answer; profit, yield; repayment; return key, alternate name for the Enter key (Computers); ball that is hit or run back (Sports) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • returned — gecierde …   English to the Old English

  • RETURNED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Returned to unit — or RTU is a term used in the Canadian Forces and the UK to refer to a military member being returned to their home base or home unit, either due to their being medically unfit, their requesting to be withdrawn from training, or their being unfit… …   Wikipedia

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  • returned check — index bad check Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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