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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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 father's house." --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] On their embattled ranks the waves return. --Milton. [1913 Webster] If they returned out of bondage, it must be into a state of freedom. --Locke. [1913 Webster] Dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return. --Gen. iii. 19. [1913 Webster] 2. To come back, or begin again, after an interval, regular or irregular; to appear again. [1913 Webster] With the year Seasons return; but not me returns Day or the sweet approach of even or morn. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 3. To speak in answer; to reply; to respond. [1913 Webster] He said, and thus the queen of heaven returned. --Pope. [1913 Webster] 4. To revert; to pass back into possession. [1913 Webster] And Jeroboam said in his heart, Now shall the kingdom return to the house of David. --1Kings xii. 26. [1913 Webster] 5. To go back in thought, narration, or argument. "But to return to my story." --Fielding. [1913 Webster]