Updated: 10/04/2017 by Computer Hope

Return may refer to any of the following:

return definition1. When referring to programming, return may refer to a return address or return statement.

2. When talking about a computer keyboard or keyboard key, see our Return key definition.

3. When referring to e-mail, see our return address or return receipt definition for further information.

4. When talking about new lines in a document, see our hard return and soft return for additional details on these terms.

5. When referring to a symbol or command, see our carriage return definition.