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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To return to a former condition; degenerate.

Usage examples (33)
  • If you do not follow the doctor's orders, your condition will retrogress.
  • Verb (used without object) : to retrogress to infantilism
  • The whole area will retrogress into chaotic conditions.
  • Should we continue to stagnate or retrogress while the rest of the world moves forward? for more
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