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Meaning of "returnable" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RETURNABLE

returnable  [rɪˈtɜːnəbəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RETURNABLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Returnable is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES RETURNABLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of returnable in the English dictionary

The definition of returnable in the dictionary is able to be taken, given, or sent back. Other definition of returnable is required to be returned by law, as a claim to the court from which it issued.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RETURNABLE


amenable
əˈmiːnəbəl
burnable
ˈbɜːnəbəl
cleanable
ˈkliːnəbəl
convenable
kənˈviːnəbəl
discernible
dɪˈsɜːnəbəl
impugnable
ɪmˈpjuːnəbəl
incunable
ɪnˈkjuːnəbəl
indiscernible
ˌɪndɪˈsɜːnəbəl
learnable
ˈlɜːnəbəl
machinable
məˈʃiːnəbəl
nonburnable
ˌnɒnˈbɜːnəbəl
nonreturnable
ˌnɒnrɪˈtɜːnəbəl
tunable
ˈtjuːnəbəl
tuneable
ˈtjuːnəbəl
turnable
ˈtɜːnəbəl
unburnable
ʌnˈbɜːnəbəl
undiscernible
ˌʌndɪˈsɜːnəbəl
unlearnable
ʌnˈlɜːnəbəl
unreturnable
ˌʌnrɪˈtɜːnəbəl
unturnable
ʌnˈtɜːnəbəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RETURNABLE

return fare
return flight
return half
return journey
return key
return match
return stroke
return thanks
return ticket
return trip
return visit
returnability
returned man
returned soldier
returnee
returner
returnik
returning officer
returnless
returns

WORDS THAT END LIKE RETURNABLE

able
abominable
actionable
assignable
attainable
enable
explainable
fashionable
fissionable
imaginable
interminable
objectionable
obtainable
personable
questionable
reasonable
sustainable
unable
unimaginable
unreasonable
unsustainable

Synonyms and antonyms of returnable in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «returnable» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RETURNABLE

Find out the translation of returnable to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of returnable from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «returnable» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

可回收
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

retornables
570 millions of speakers

English

returnable
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

वापस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لرد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

возвратная
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

retornáveis
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ফেরতযোগ্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

consigné
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Boleh dikembalikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Mehrweg
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

返却可能な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

반품
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bali
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trả lại
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

திருப்பி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

परत करण्यायोग्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

depozitolu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

restituibile
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zwrotowi
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

поворотна
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

returnabile
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

επιστρεφόμενες
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

inruilbare
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

retur
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

returner
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of returnable

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RETURNABLE»

The term «returnable» is quite widely used and occupies the 30.422 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RETURNABLE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «returnable» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «returnable» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about returnable

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RETURNABLE»

Discover the use of returnable in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to returnable and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Returnable Girl
Friendship with an outcast classmate and memories of her mother's desertion interfere with the relationship thirteen-year-old Ronnie tries to establish with her new foster mother.
Pamela Lowell, 2009
2
Environmental Policy and Welfare Economics
3.2 Returnable and non-returnable containers During recent years, the advantages and disadvantages of different types of ... It has been pointed out that the non-returnable bottles and cans widely used and often discarded in nature cause ...
Krister Hjalte, Karl Lidgren, Ingemar Ståhl, 1977
3
Returnable and Non-Returnable Packaging: The Management of ...
Up to 40% of all household waste comes from packaging. Ways to limit this waste, and to dispose of it, are the subject of intense debate, and many countries are considering legislation to oblige manufacturers to use returnable packaging.
Günther Pöll, Friedrich Schneider, 1993
4
Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of ...
days, because it is unknown to the Court of Chancery what days 1R06. may be convenient to the other Court for the return ; but there is \^-vs»> no reason why judicial writs, which are returnable in the Court Imman which issues them, should  ...
Great Britain. Court of Common Pleas, John Bernard Bosanquet, Sir Christopher Puller, 1810
5
Retailing Logistics and Fresh Food Packaging: Managing ...
In Sweden, Svenska Retursystem AB, the company for returnable trays and pallets for the food sector, had quite a slow start during 2000 and 2001, but has now grown from 11 million circulations during 2002 to an estimated 62 million in 2005 ...
Kerstin Gustafsson, 2006
6
New Scientist
EEC's research on plutonium safety blocked FoE returns to the returnable bottle battle US tries to curb exports of toxic chemicals Chris Joyce,. The future of the EEC's research into the safety of nuclear fuel cycles involving plutonium looks ...
7
Intelligent Agrifood Chains and Networks
Hellström, D. (2009) The cost and process of implementing RFID technology to manage and control returnable transport items. International Journal of Logistics Research and Practice, 12(1), 1–21. ISO (2005) Information technology – unique  ...
Michael Bourlakis, Ilias P. Vlachos, Vasileios Zeimpekis, 2011
8
LIFE
Very few environmentalists are calling for returnable ketchup bottles. But it would be no great wrench to revive the deposit system for beverages, since a majority of the population is still using returnables to some extent. If supermarkets & balk ...
9
New Scientist
A returnable bottle has a minimum bursting strength of at least 50 per cent higher than a no-deposit bottle. Of course, no manufacturer can guarantee that 100 per cent of its products will be above the bottler's minimum specifications. Defective ...
10
Formulation and Production Carbonated Soft Drinks
9.1.1 Basic package types There are six basic types of containers and four types of closures used in the carbonated beverage industry: Containers: Returnable, refillable glass bottles Non-returnable, non-refillable glass bottles Non-returnable , ...
A.J. Mitchell, 1990

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RETURNABLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term returnable is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Theft of $9 in returnable bottles lands Conn. man in jail
MADAWASKA, Maine — A Connecticut man arrested and charged in a string of thefts from cars here last week was back in jail Monday after stealing $9 worth of ... «Bangor Daily News, Jul 15»
2
North America Returnable Transport Packaging Market Report 2015 …
Returnable transport packaging includes reusable containers, pallets, barrels, drums, racks, and dunnage that enable vendors and industrial customers in North ... «PR Newswire, Jun 15»
3
Videojet has Sticky Ink for Returnable Bottles
From cold fill at high speeds to movement throughout the distribution chain, recycled bottling applications demand tough ink formulations. To meet the ... «packagePrinting, Jun 15»
4
Empty glass bottles should not be returnable, SAQ says
The province's environment ministry is considering making them returnable, so that they can be recycled. It is estimated that almost half of all glass bottles ... «CBC.ca, Apr 15»
5
Videojet Launches New Ink with Exceptional Adhesion for …
Videojet Launches New Ink with Exceptional Adhesion for Returnable Bottle Applications. Released: 23/04/2015 10:26:00. Read 935 times. Glass Beverages ... «Packaging Europe, Mar 15»
6
Global Returnable Transport Packaging Market 2015-2019
Returnable transport packaging includes reusable containers, pallets, hand-held containers, barrels, drums, racks, and dunnage that enable the efficient and ... «PR Newswire, Feb 15»
7
EXCLUSIVE: "Black Hood" #1 Returnable for Retailers, First Interior …
CBR News: Making Black Hood #1 returnable for retailers is a sign of commitment, and a bit of a risk. What kind of insight can you share as to what prompted that ... «Comic Book Resources, Jan 15»
8
PLS Provices Total Visibility of Returnable Packaging
Returnable packaging specialist PLS continues to pioneer the application of technology for managing returnable transport items (RTIs), following its acquisition ... «Packaging Europe, Jan 15»
9
Inventory management: technology and returnable asset tracking -
“This is a particular issue with fleets of returnable shipping assets, such as totes, IBCs (intermediate bulk containers), containers, tanks or cages,” said Mitchell. «Truck News, Dec 14»
10
The Pharmaceutical Industry Reduces Waste with New Returnable
Amatech is working with a number of pharmaceutical companies to design returnable packaging for various products from vials and tubes to medicine and ... «PR Web, Sep 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Returnable [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/returnable>. Sep 2019 ».
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