Associations to the word «Retro»


RETRO, adjective. Of, or relating to, the past, past times, or the way things were.
RETRO, adjective. Affecting things past; retroactive, ex post facto.
RETRO, noun. Something, such as a fashion, from the past; a retro trend.
RETRO, noun. A retrorocket.
RETRO FUTURE, noun. An optimistic version of the future (featuring flying cars, slave-like robots, etc.) popular from approximately the 1920s to the 1960s.
RETRO RUNNING, noun. Running backwards as a form of exercise or physical therapy.

Dictionary definition

RETRO, noun. A fashion reminiscent of the past.
RETRO, adjective. Affecting things past; "retroactive tax increase"; "an ex-post-facto law"; "retro pay".

Wise words

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Ernest Hemingway