Explicație retrograde în Dicționarul Englez Englez

retrograde

('retrə`grād )

verb
get worse
fall back to a previous or worse condition
verb
go back over
"retrograde arguments"

verb
move back
"The glacier retrogrades"

verb
move in a direction contrary to the usual one
"retrograding planets"

verb
move backward in an orbit, of celestial bodies
adjectiv
of amnesia
affecting time immediately preceding trauma
adjectiv
moving or directed or tending in a backward direction or contrary to a previous direction
adjectiv
moving from east to west on the celestial sphere
or--for planets--around the sun in a direction opposite to that of the Earth
adjectiv
going from better to worse



Antonime:
(adjectiv) direct
(verb) progress, advance



Sinonime:
(adjectiv) retrogressive
(verb) regress, retreat