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Adjective
Directed or moving backwards
“Many of course would stop here and dismiss this inherently nostalgic call for a revalidation of the beautiful as hopelessly retrograde and unproductive.”
Adjective
Reverting to an earlier and inferior condition
“The appellant asserts that the building was uninhabitable when he moved in, and that to return it to that state would be a retrograde step.”
Adjective
From, or reminiscent of, an earlier time or era
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Into a worse state
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Depraved, perverted or extremely wrong in a moral sense
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Verb
To decline or deteriorate in state
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To return to a former or less developed state
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To prepare a summary of something
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To move in a reverse direction, sometimes figuratively
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To take back or renege on an initial statement or stance
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Adverb
Towards a position further back
Noun
An immoral or corrupt person
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