rétrograde

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin retrōgradus.

AdjectiveEdit

rétrograde (plural rétrogrades)

  1. (derogatory) retrograde
    Des idées rétrogrades.
    Synonym: réactionnaire

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

rétrograde

  1. inflection of rétrograder:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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