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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - After the fact.

Usage examples (36)
  • He will get paid retroactively
  • Adjective : a retroactive law
  • I'm not a lawyer, but I think the concept of applying a law retroactively is contrary both to the letter and the spirit of our laws and Constitution.
  • I told myself that they changed the project name retroactively so they could pretend they saw it coming. for more
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