Definitions for Retardedrɪˈtɑr dɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mentally retarded, retarded, developmentally challenged(adj)

    people collectively who are mentally retarded

    "he started a school for the retarded"

  2. retarded(adj)

    relatively slow in mental or emotional or physical development

    "providing a secure and sometimes happy life for the retarded"


  1. retarded(Adjective)

    Delayed; delayed in development, hindered; impeded.

  2. retarded(Adjective)

    Having mental retardation, characterised by learning difficulties (specifically having an IQ below 70); now more generally, mentally deficient.

  3. retarded(Adjective)

    Underdeveloped (of a person's intelligence, abilities etc.).

  4. retarded(Adjective)

    Stupid, dumb.

  5. retarded(Adjective)

    Designating a parameter of an electromagnetic field which is adjusted to account for the finite speed of radiation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retarded

    of Retard

Translations for Retarded

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • udviklingshæmmet, retarderetDanish
  • retrasado, retardadoSpanish
  • jälkeenjäänyt, kehitysvammainen, viivästynytFinnish
  • attardé, retardéFrench
  • ritardatoItalian
  • заостанат, ментално заостанатMacedonian
  • achterlijkDutch
  • tilbakeståendeNorwegian
  • opóźnionyPolish
  • умственно отсталый, запоздалый, отсталыйRussian
  • efterbliven, utvecklingsstördSwedish

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