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Overview of verb retrograde

The verb retrograde has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. retrograde

(move backward in an orbit, of celestial bodies)

2. retrograde

(move in a direction contrary to the usual one; "retrograding planets")

3. retrograde, retreat

(move back; "The glacier retrogrades")

4. retrograde, rehash, hash over

(go back over; "retrograde arguments")

5. regress, retrograde, retrogress

(get worse or fall back to a previous condition)

Overview of adj retrograde

The adj retrograde has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. retrograde

(moving from east to west on the celestial sphere; or

2. retrograde

(of amnesia; affecting time immediately preceding trauma)

3. retrograde, retrogressive

(going from better to worse)

4. retral, retrograde

(moving or directed or tending in a backward direction or contrary to a previous direction) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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