HyperDic: retrospect

English > 2 senses of the word retrospect:
NOUNcognitionretrospectcontemplation of things past
VERBcognitionretrospect, review, look backlook back upon (a period of time, sequence of events)
retrospect > pronunciation
Rhymesabject ... wrecked: 66 rhymes with ehkt...
English > retrospect: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaningcontemplation of things past.
Example"in retrospect"
Broadercontemplation, reflection, reflexion, rumination, musing, thoughtfulnessA calm, lengthy, intent consideration
Verbsretrospectlook back upon (a period of time, sequence of events)
English > retrospect: 2 senses > verb 1, cognition
Meaninglook back upon (a period of time, sequence of events) ; remember.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsreview, look back
Broaderremember, think backrecapture the past
Adjectivesretrospectiveconcerned with or related to the past
Nounsretrospectcontemplation of things past
retrospectionmemory for experiences that are past
retrospectionreference to things past

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