Define: Return

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Return

Quick Summary of Return

The yield or reward from an investment.


What is the dictionary definition of Return?

Dictionary Definition

  1. intransitive To come or go back (to a place or person).
  2. intransitive To go back in thought, narration, or argument.
  3. intransitive, obsolete To turn back, retreat.


Full Definition of Return


Return FAQ's

Cite Term

To help you cite our definitions in your bibliography, here is the proper citation layout for the three major formatting styles, with all of the relevant information filled in.

Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Return. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 12, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Return. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 12, 2019).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Return. Retrieved November 12, 2019, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Return are sourced/syndicated from:

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.