idiot, imbecile, cretin, moron, changeling, half-wit, retardverb
a person of subnormal intelligence
cause to move more slowly or operate at a slower rate
"This drug will retard your heart rate"
check, retard, delayverb
slow the growth or development of
"The brain damage will retard the child's language development"
decelerate, slow, slow down, slow up, retardverb
lose velocity; move more slowly
"The car decelerated"
A person with mental retardation.
A stupid person, or one who is slow to learn.
To keep delaying; to continue to hinder; to prevent from progress; to render more slow in progress; to impede; to hinder
To put off; to postpone.
To be slow or dilatory to perform (something).
To decelerate; to slow down.
To stay back.
to keep delaying; to continue to hinder; to prevent from progress; to render more slow in progress; to impede; to hinder; as, to retard the march of an army; to retard the motion of a ship; -- opposed to accelerate
to put off; to postpone; as, to retard the attacks of old age; to retard a rupture between nations
to stay back
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rē-tärd′, v.t. to keep back: to delay: to defer.—adj. Retar′dant.—n. Retardā′tion, delay: hinderance: obstacle: (phys.) a continuous decrement in velocity: in acoustics, the distance by which one wave is behind another: (mus.) the act of diminishing the rate of speed: (teleg.) decrease in the speed of telegraph signalling.—adjs. Retar′dātive, tending or serving to retard; Retar′dātory.—ns. Retar′der; Retard′ment.—Retardation of mean solar time, the change of the sun's right ascension in a sidereal day. [Fr.,—L. retardāre—re-, inten., tardāre, to make slow—tardus, slow.]
darter, tarred, trader
The numerical value of retard in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of retard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
You're a retard.
Richard Okay... seatbelts. Just put the little thing into the big thing and... I tell ya what. If you don't know how to fasten your seatbelt, just raise your hand and I'll have Tommy Boy here come back there and hit you in the head with a tack hammer because you're a RETARD
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- idioot, vertraagde, idiote, agterbly, nole, mongole, vertragings, uitstel, vertraagdes, nool, mongool, vertraging, vertraagAfrikaans
- perecear, retardarSpanish
- viivyttää, idiootti, vähä-älyinen, viive, hidastaa, jälkeenjäänyt, jarruttaa, lykätä, kehari, hidasteFinnish
- retardé, retard, attardéFrench
- कम करनाHindi
- ritardato mentale, ritardareItalian
- задерживать, дебил, тормоз, задержка, откладывать, замедление, тормозитьRussian
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