English-Norwegian translation of return

Translation of the word return from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

return in Norwegian

return
eventnoun gjenkomst [u]
  bankingnoun avkasting [u]
  returnsnoun avkasting [u], gevinst [u]
  tradenoun tilbakesending [n], tilbakelevering [n]
  compensateverb gjengjelde, gjengjelde
  homeverb komme tilbake, komme hjem
  visitverb ta en snarvisit
  movementverb gjenkomme, vende tilbake, gå tilbake
  objectsverb gi tilbake, tilbakeføre, levere tilbake
Synonyms for return
Derived terms of return
Anagrams of return
Examples with translation
When darkness falls, the baboons return to the trees to sleep, safe from night prowlers.
The payment for work performance and return on invested capital was several millions.
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Definitions of return
noun
1. return - a tennis stroke that sends the ball back to the other player; "he won the point on a cross-court return"
  tennis shot, tennis stroke the act of hitting a tennis ball with a tennis racket
  lawn tennis, tennis a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court
  backhand, backhand shot, backhand stroke a return made with the back of the hand facing the direction of the stroke
  chop shot, chop a grounder that bounces high in the air
  drive the act of applying force to propel something; "after reaching the desired velocity the drive is cut off"
  drop shot, dink a soft return so that the tennis ball drops abruptly after crossing the net
  forehand, forehand shot, forehand stroke (sports) a return made with the palm of the hand facing the direction of the stroke (as in tennis or badminton or squash)
  get a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
  ground stroke a tennis return made by hitting the ball after it has bounced once
  half volley a tennis return made by hitting the ball immediately after it bounces
  lob the act of propelling something (as a ball or shell etc.) in a high arc
  smash, overhead a serious collision (especially of motor vehicles)
  passing shot a tennis return that passes an opponent who has approached the net
  volley a tennis return made by hitting the ball before it bounces
2. return - the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property; "the average return was about 5%"
  issue, take, takings, proceeds, yield, payoff
  income the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
  economic rent, rent the return derived from cultivated land in excess of that derived from the poorest land cultivated under similar conditions
  payback financial return or reward (especially returns equal to the initial investment)
3. return - the act of going back to a prior location; "they set out on their return to the base camp"
  move, motion, movement the act of deciding to do something; "he didn't make a move to help"; "his first move was to hire a lawyer"
  reentry the act of entering again
  remand the act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial)
4. return - a reciprocal group action; "in return we gave them as good as we got"
  group action action taken by a group of people
  requital, payment an act of requiting; returning in kind
  retaliation, revenge action taken in return for an injury or offense
  reciprocation alternating back-and-forth movement
  tit for tat an equivalent given in return
5. return - a coming to or returning home; "on his return from Australia we gave him a welcoming party"
  homecoming
  arrival accomplishment of an objective
  repatriation the act of returning to the country of origin
6. return - (American football) the act of running back the ball after a kickoff or punt or interception or fumble
  running game, running play, running, run the act of administering or being in charge of something; "he has responsibility for the running of two companies at the same time"
  american football, american football game a game played by two teams of 11 players on a rectangular field 100 yards long; teams try to get possession of the ball and advance it across the opponents goal line in a series of (running or passing) plays
7. return - the occurrence of a change in direction back in the opposite direction
  turning, turn act of changing in practice or custom; "the law took many turnings over the years"
verb
1. return - go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before; "return to your native land"; "the professor returned to his teaching position after serving as Dean"
  locomote, travel, move, go change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
  resurrect, uprise, rise cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"
  revisit visit again; "We revisited Rome after 25 years"
  retrace, trace follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something; "We must follow closely the economic development is Cuba" ; "trace the student's progress"
  backtrack, double back, turn back retrace one's course; "The hikers got into a storm and had to turn back"
  flash back, cut back return in time; "the film cut back to an earlier event in the story"
  home return home accurately from a long distance; "homing pigeons"
  go home, head home return home; "After the movie, we went home"
  return submit (a report, etc.) to someone in authority; "submit a bill to a legislative body"
  boomerang return to the initial position from where it came; like a boomerang
  bounce hit something so that it bounces; "bounce a ball"
2. return - make a return; "return a kickback"
  transport, carry move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body; "You must carry your camping gear"; "carry the suitcases to the car"; "This train is carrying nuclear waste"; "These pipes carry waste water into the river"
  football game, football any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
3. return - return in kind; "return a compliment"; "return her love"
  reciprocate alternate the direction of motion of; "the engine reciprocates the propeller"
  redound have an effect for good or ill; "Her efforts will redound to the general good"
4. return - submit (a report, etc.) to someone in authority; "submit a bill to a legislative body"
  subject, submit make accountable for; "He did not want to subject himself to the judgments of his superiors"
  report out return a bill after consideration and revision to a legislative body
5. return - bring back to the point of departure
  convey, bring, take make known; pass on, of information; "She conveyed the message to me"
6. return - return to a previous position; in mathematics; "The point returned to the interior of the figure"
  return submit (a report, etc.) to someone in authority; "submit a bill to a legislative body"
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return as verb
InfinitiveGerundioPast participle
(To) returnreturningreturned
Indikative
1. Present
ireturn
youreturn
hereturns
wereturn
youreturn
theyreturn
8. Perfect
ihave returned
youhave returned
hehas returned
wehave returned
youhave returned
theyhave returned
2. Imperfect
ireturned
youreturned
hereturned
wereturned
youreturned
theyreturned
9. Pluperfect indic. or Past perfect
ihad returned
youhad returned
hehad returned
wehad returned
youhad returned
theyhad returned
4a. Future
iwill return
youwill return
hewill return
wewill return
youwill return
theywill return
11a. Future perfect or future anterior
iwill have returned
youwill have returned
hewill have returned
wewill have returned
youwill have returned
theywill have returned
Conditional
5. Conditional present
iwould return
youwould return
hewould return
wewould return
youwould return
theywould return
12. Conditional perfect
iwould have returned
youwould have returned
hewould have returned
wewould have returned
youwould have returned
theywould have returned
Subjunctive
6. Subject
ireturn
youreturn
hereturn
wereturn
youreturn
theyreturn
13. Present perfect
ihave returned
youhave returned
hehave returned
wehave returned
youhave returned
theyhave returned
Imperfect
ireturned
youreturned
hereturned
wereturned
youreturned
theyreturned
Pluperfect
ihad returned
youhad returned
hehad returned
wehad returned
youhad returned
theyhad returned
Imperative
Affirmative
youreturn
weLet's return
youreturn
Negative
youdon't return! (do not return)
youdon't return! (do not return)
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