See also: retro, rétro, retrò, retrô, and rétro-

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See retro.

PrefixEdit

retro-

  1. Back or backward.
  2. Behind.
  3. In the opposite direction.
  4. Pertaining to an earlier time.
    retroactive
  5. (informal) Old-fashioned or old school.

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ido retro-.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

retro-

  1. retro-

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin retrō.

PrefixEdit

retro-

  1. retro-

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IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English retro-Italian retro-.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

retro-

  1. prefix used with a verbal root to indicate: back, backwards, inverse action, return: retro-, re-
    jetar (to throw) + ‎retro- → ‎retrojetar (to throw back)
    Antonym: avan-

Derived termsEdit

  • retro (backwards, preposition)
  • retroe (backwards, adverb)

DescendantsEdit

  • Esperanto: retro-

ItalianEdit

PrefixEdit

retro-

  1. retro-

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin retrō.

PrefixEdit

retro-

  1. retro-

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Further readingEdit

  • retro-” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin retrō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /retɾo/, [re.t̪ɾo]

PrefixEdit

retro-

  1. retro-

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