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returned meaning

EN[ɹɪˈtɜːnd] [ɹɪˈtɝnd]
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    Definition of returned in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFreturnSGreturnsPRreturningPREré-
    1. simple past tense and past participle of return.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The Libyan leader's first-ever trip to the United States, expected in September for an address to the UN General Assembly, will mark a further sign of return from pariahdom.
        • I expect to find her on her return sprung into full possession & exercise of faculties of mind and I trust heart, hitherto undreamt of by any of us, & only drempt of by herself.
        • All the while, a bogeyman served him well—not a return to communism, Yeltsin’s scarecrow, but the chaos of Yeltsinism.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Returning "emptyhanded" doesn't always mean that you didn't get what you set out for.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • As soon as the battleship docked in Singapore, Roger jumped ship, never to return.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en retuned
        2. en returne
        3. en returfed
        4. en return'd
        5. en deturned
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of returned for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "returned" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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