previous next
Retrograde, moving backward, retreating; and (in astronomy) seeming to move contrary to the succession of the signs: “born under Mars. When he was predominant. When he was r., I think, rather,” All's I, 1, 212. With to, == contrary, counteracting: it is most r. to our desire, Hml, I, 2, 114.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: