1. [ verb ] go back over
Synonyms: rehash

"retrograde arguments"

Related terms: recapitulate
2. [ verb ] move back
Synonyms: retreat

"The glacier retrogrades"

Related terms: recede
3. [ verb ] move in a direction contrary to the usual one; of stars and planets
Related terms: travel
4. [ verb ] move backward in an orbit, of celestial bodies
Related terms: orbit
5. [ adjective ] of amnesia; affecting time immediately preceding trauma
Related terms: anterograde temporal_relation
6. [ adjective ] moving or directed or tending in a backward direction or contrary to a previous direction
Synonyms: retral
Related terms: backward
7. [ adjective ] (astronomy) moving from east to west on the celestial sphere; or--for planets--around the sun in a direction opposite to that of the Earth
Related terms: direct astronomy
8. [ adjective ] going from better to worse
Synonyms: declining retrogressive regressing failing deteriorating
Related terms: regressive
9. [ verb ] go back over
Synonyms: hash_over rehash

"retrograde arguments"

Related terms: recapitulate review rehash
10. [ verb ] get worse; fall back to a previous or worse condition
Synonyms: retrogress regress
Related terms: progress worsen fall_back regression
Similar spelling:   retrogress