Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who returns, as from a journey or to school after a long absence.
  • noun A person returning from military duty overseas.

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  • noun Someone who comes back or returns, especially to one's own country or region.

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Examples

  • A prominent returnee is the reclusive Pallonji Mistry, the largest shareholder of Tata Sons, the holding outfit of the Tata conglomerate.

    India's Richest

  • A prominent returnee is the reclusive Pallonji Mistry, the largest shareholder of Tata Sons, the holding outfit of the Tata conglomerate.

    India's Richest

  • KEY RETURNEES: The most intriguing returnee is G/F Kent Bazemore, a 6-5 defensive specialist who has the ability to score to set up other players to score.

    OLD Dominion - Team Notes

  • The top returnee is junior guard Solomon Bozeman (14.3 ppg).

    Sun Belt Conference

  • A prominent returnee is the reclusive Pallonji Mistry, the largest shareholder of Tata Sons, the holding outfit of the Tata conglomerate.

    India's Richest

  • KEY RETURNEES: The most intriguing returnee is G/F Kent Bazemore, a 6-5 defensive specialist who has the ability to score to set up other players to score.

    Colonial Athletic Assosiation

  • The top returnee is junior guard Solomon Bozeman (14.3 ppg).

    Arkansas-Little Rock - Team Notes

  • A prominent returnee is the reclusive Pallonji Mistry, the largest shareholder of Tata Sons, the holding outfit of the Tata conglomerate.

    India's Richest

  • In one of the episodes of The 4400, one of the incidental characters, a returnee is not merely a wheeler, but one with real 'chairing gloves and a nice looking rigid.

    Suddenly ... There

  • We got to follow the stories of four returnees (really three separate plotlines since Richard and Lilly hook up) and one kind of returnee of the week type of plot.

    The 4440: Trial By Fire « Michael in Nashville

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