a ticket for the return portion of a trip.
Chiefly British. a round-trip ticket.
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How to use return ticket in a sentence
Whoever responsible will now be en route, no return ticket, to the gulags.Sorry Putin, the Sochi Opening Ceremony Was Totally Gay | Tim Teeman | February 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Typically, he jokes about not wanting to waste his return ticket to Boston.
I looked at my plane tickets—my father had bought a return ticket.
Given to the politicians least deserving of a return ticket to Washington.
I remained in his house all that week; then, on the Friday evening, I took a return ticket to town in order to attend my class.In Accordance with the Evidence | Oliver Onions
She had told him that she had taken a return ticket; already he seemed to hear the whistle of the train by which it was available.Mushroom Town | Oliver Onions
It was a return-ticket, first class, for which he paid the sum of one pound four shillings.
After a while he went back into the hall and took a first-class return ticket, not for Birmingham, but for the Tenway Junction.The Prime Minister | Anthony Trollope
The next time, I might very probably fail to get my return ticket after my visit to Hades.A Mortal Antipathy | Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
British Dictionary definitions for return ticket
British a ticket entitling a passenger to travel to his destination and back again: US and Canadian equivalent: round-trip ticket
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