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Princeton's WordNet

  1. returning, reverting(adj)

    tending to return to an earlier state

    Synonyms:
    reverting, returning(a), reversive

    Antonyms:
    progressive, forward

  2. returning(a), reversive(adj)

    tending to be turned back

    Antonyms:
    forward, progressive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. returning(a)

    Synonyms:
    recurrent, recurring, intermittent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "returning":

    return, returnees, returnee, back, repatriating, election, reverting, turning

How to pronounce returning?

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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
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How to use returning in a sentence?

  1. The House Homeland Security Committee:

    The homegrown terrorists are the most significant, because any fighter returning from Syria to the United States would likely be identified and detected by our intelligence and law enforcement agencies.

  2. Felix Tamsut:

    Generally speaking, the situation is much better than it used to be 20 to 30 years ago, and that's largely thanks to the ultra movement and fan activism in general, but anti-Semitism is slowly returning to being a thing in German society, so it's bound to have some sort of an effect on the game.

  3. Koichi Yoshikawa:

    That is reassuring markets and investors funds' that had fled to the U.S. markets are returning to high-yielding currencies and emerging markets.

  4. Koichi Yoshikawa:

    That is reassuring markets and investors' funds that had fled to the U.S. markets are returning to high-yielding currencies and emerging markets.

  5. An English Professor, Ohio University:

    I am returning this otherwise good typing paper to you because someone has printed gibberish all over it and put your name at the top.

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