Return

Return[expr]
returns the value expr from a function.

Return[]
returns the value Null.

DetailsDetails

  • Return[expr] exits control structures within the definition of a function, and gives the value expr for the whole function.
  • Return takes effect as soon as it is evaluated, even if it appears inside other functions.
  • Return can be used inside functions like Scan.
Introduced in 1988
(1.0)
| Updated in 1996
(3.0)