Definitions For Returning


  • Tending to be turned back
  • Tending to return to an earlier state


  • To come or go to a place again : to come back or go back again
  • To bring, give, send, or take (something) to the place that it came from or the place where it should go
  • To bring or send (something that you bought) to the place that it came from because it does not work or fit properly, because it is damaged, etc.


  • The act of coming or going back to the place you started from or to a place where you were before
  • The act of going back to an activity, job, situation, etc. : the act of starting to do something again after stopping
  • The fact that something (such as a condition, feeling, or situation) happens again

Is Returning a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Returning is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Returning in a Sentence

  • We waited for you to return.
  • She is returning home tomorrow.
  • I'm leaving but will return at 2 p.m.
  • We are looking forward to your return.
  • We're looking forward to our return to Europe.
  • The team looked forward to his return to coaching.

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