What does retro mean?

Definitions for retro
ˈrɛ troʊretro

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retro(adj)

    a fashion reminiscent of the past

  2. ex post facto, retroactive, retro(adj)

    affecting things past

    "retroactive tax increase"; "an ex-post-facto law"; "retro pay"

Wiktionary

  1. retro(Noun)

    something, such as a fashion, from the past; a retro trend

    Etymology: From rétro.

  2. retro(Noun)

    a retrorocket

    Etymology: From rétro.

  3. retro(Adjective)

    of, or relating to the past, past times, or the way things were

    Etymology: From rétro.

  4. retro(Adjective)

    affecting things past; retroactive, ex post facto

    Etymology: From rétro.

How to pronounce retro?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say retro in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retro in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retro in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of retro in a Sentence

  1. Zachary Quinto:

    This movie has definitely a retro vibe to it, it's pretty remarkable for something like this to last for half a century and we're all really proud to be a part of it at this significant, celebratory milestone.

  2. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. The face tears up from laughter, and there is not flesh and soul, but a continuous smile of awareness. 2. A ghost is a hologram record of the projection of the universe, once generated by an accident of chaos, living in reality. This spirit is like the same memoirs and nostalgia of the past. This is a retro record of bygone times, traveling in empty eternity and nonsense, feeling only insensibility. A time-space film of time and space existing in time, in the depressing eternity of reality, in the void of consciousness of loneliness. A ghost who sees is not evolutionary progress, but the life cycle of a temporary transformation, rotting from the depravity of people. 3. Loneliness is a catcher of erotic dreams. 4. Careerism is a children's entertainment, attraction mini-golf of self-motivation and discipline. 5. Death from the dust of all the dead and dust of memories. Fear is all out of the darkness of the subconscious of billions of threads of manipulation. 6. Love relationships as a table hockey attraction, and the puck is the fault. 7. Laziness as an attraction a children's rocking chair is an illusion of movement. 8. The idea appeared in a mirror maze and it is reflected in all the mirrors, that is, the opinion that the source cannot be found because it is hidden from your eyes. You see that opinion is a sect.

  3. Kent Larson:

    (Transforming) solutions need to be designed as furniture to allow for retro-fitting and new construction, they also need to be effortless to be sustainable for daily life -- almost magical. Transforming your apartment should be as easy as opening a door.

  4. Ed Barton:

    The retro gaming market is definitely a niche market, if you're of a certain age, you might remember them and this might be the easiest way to play games today.

  5. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Memory is a talking toy, by pressing on different parts of the body, you can hear the recording of retro memories. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

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