Pronunciation of Retrograde
/ɹ_ˌɛ_t_ɹ_əʊ_ɡ_ɹ_ˈeɪ_d/, /ɹˌɛtɹə͡ʊɡɹˈe͡ɪd/, /ɹˌɛtɹəʊɡɹˈeɪd/
Antonyms for retrograde:
high-tech, contemporary, get on, fresh, current, direct, refurbished, stylish, latest, chic, new-fashioned, up-to-date, ultramodern, red hot, last, mod, progressive, designer, hot, modernized, smart, modern, positive, updated, modernistic, progress, present-day, remodeled, space age, fashionable, new, renewed, nontraditional, new age, futuristic, newfangled, latter-day, forward, advance, recent, modernist, get along, state of the art, anterograde.
Usage examples for retrograde:
- Then began the retrograde movement, until in 1860- before the time of the Confederate cruisers- there were; according to an official report to the National Board of Trade, " no ocean mail steamers away from our own coasts, anywhere on the globe, under the American flag, except, perhaps, on the route between New York and Havre, where two steamships may then have been in commission, which, however, were soon afterward withdrawn. - "American Merchant Ships and Sailors", Willis J. Abbot.
- We find then, so far, that it is easy to distinguish between the direct and the retrograde curves. - "The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays", J. (John) Joly.
- Observing this retrograde movement, Major- General Nicolls sent the 8th Regiment in support and ordered Brigadier- General Campbell to proceed to the assault of the redoubt. - "The History of the First West India Regiment", A. B. Ellis.