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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that has come back (as from a sojourn abroad or from exile or imprisonment).

Usage examples (35)
  • The top returnee is junior guard Solomon Bozeman (14.3 ppg).
  • A prominent returnee is the reclusive Pallonji Mistry, the largest shareholder of Tata Sons, the holding outfit of the Tata conglomerate.
  • Judy is another "returnee" whom audiences just can't seem to get enough of.
  • Another "returnee" will be Margaret Beckett, an experienced Labour politician and former Foreign Secretary. for more
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