Definitions for retrospectˈrɛ trəˌspɛkt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retrospect(verb)

    contemplation of things past

    "in retrospect"

  2. review, look back, retrospect(verb)

    look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events); remember

    "she reviewed her achievements with pride"

Wiktionary

  1. retrospect(Noun)

    consideration of past times

  2. retrospect(Verb)

    To look or refer back to; to reflect on

  3. Origin: retrospectum, from retrospicio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retrospect(verb)

    to look backward; hence, to affect or concern what is past

  2. Retrospect(noun)

    a looking back on things past; view or contemplation of the past

  3. Origin: [L. retrospicere; retro back + specere, spectum, to look. See Spy, and cf. Expect.]


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  • استذكارArabic
  • Rückblick, RückschauGerman
  • iraganera begiratze, atzera begiratzeBasque
  • jälkikäteistarkasteluFinnish
  • coup d'œil rétrospectif, rétrospectionFrench
  • sealltainn air ais, ath-bheachdScottish Gaelic
  • דיעבדHebrew
  • 遡上, 回顧Japanese
  • ретроспективный взгляд, взгляд назад, взгляд в прошлоеRussian

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