Antonyms for returning

forward, progressive.

Quotes of returning

  1. But one day, when I was still young, I was parted from my family and left my native country. I hunted and searched for music, and destiny turned me into the object of my hunt. The circumstances of life became my 'antlers' and prevented me from returning home. – Georg Solti

Usage examples for returning

  1. Then he would picture himself returning home with his children. – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  2. And so she had, for every man who had sailed was returning safe and sound, and she was bringing back the captain and crew of brave men for whom they had gone in search. – Steve Young by George Manville Fenn
  3. But in returning to the sitting- room, Patty found Philip was already at the telephone. – Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells
  4. In vain Philammon, returning knocked at the gate. – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley
  5. He went out, and returning in a few minutes, said to his uncle, " I must be off directly. – Christmas Stories by Edward Berens