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Overview of noun retarded

The noun retarded has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. mentally retarded, retarded, developmentally challenged

(people collectively who are mentally retarded; "he started a school for the retarded")


Overview of verb retard

The verb retard has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) retard

(cause to move more slowly or operate at a slower rate; "This drug will retard your heart rate")

2. retard

(be delayed)

3. check, retard, delay

(slow the growth or development of; "The brain damage will retard the child's language development")

4. decelerate, slow, slow down, slow up, retard

(lose velocity; move more slowly; "The car decelerated")


Overview of adj retarded

The adj retarded has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) retarded

(relatively slow in mental or emotional or physical development; "providing a secure and sometimes happy life for the retarded")

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