retrógrado

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin retrōgradus, from retrō (backwards) + gradus (step).

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

retrógrado m (feminine singular retrógrada, masculine plural retrógrados, feminine plural retrógradas)

  1. retrograde

Further readingEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin retrōgradus, from retrō (backwards) + gradus (step).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ʁeˈtɾɔ.ɡɾa.du/ [heˈtɾɔ.ɡɾa.du]
    • (Rio de Janeiro) IPA(key): /ʁeˈtɾɔ.ɡɾa.du/ [χeˈtɾɔ.ɡɾa.du]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ʁeˈtɾɔ.ɡɾa.do/ [heˈtɾɔ.ɡɾa.do]

  • Hyphenation: re‧tró‧gra‧do

AdjectiveEdit

retrógrado (feminine retrógrada, masculine plural retrógrados, feminine plural retrógradas)

  1. retrograde (moving backwards)
  2. opposing progress

NounEdit

retrógrado m (plural retrógrados, feminine retrógrada, feminine plural retrógradas)

  1. someone who opposes progress

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin retrōgradus, from retrō (backwards) + gradus (step).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /reˈtɾoɡɾado/, [reˈt̪ɾo.ɣ̞ɾa.ð̞o]
  • Hyphenation: re‧tró‧gra‧do

AdjectiveEdit

retrógrado (feminine retrógrada, masculine plural retrógrados, feminine plural retrógradas)

  1. retrograde (moving backwards)
  2. backwards, opposing progress

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

retrógrado m (plural retrógrados, feminine retrógrada, feminine plural retrógradas)

  1. someone who opposes progress

Further readingEdit