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retard

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synonyms for retard

  • choke off
  • crimp
  • decelerate
  • hamper
  • handicap
  • impede
  • lessen
  • arrest
  • baffle
  • balk
  • bog
  • brake
  • check
  • choke
  • clog
  • dawdle
  • decrease
  • defer
  • delay
  • detain
  • down
  • encumber
  • falter
  • fetter
  • flag
  • hesitate
  • loaf
  • loiter
  • mire
  • poke
  • postpone
  • reduce
  • slacken
  • stall
  • back off
  • bog down
  • bring to screeching halt
  • close off
  • hang up
  • hold back
  • hold up
  • let up
  • retardate
  • set back
  • shut down
  • shut off
  • slow down
  • slow up
  • take down
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antonyms for retard

MOST RELEVANT
  • aid
  • assist
  • help
  • promote
  • advance
  • allow
  • continue
  • do
  • encourage
  • expand
  • expedite
  • forward
  • free
  • further
  • grow
  • hasten
  • hurry
  • increase
  • let go
  • liberate
  • maintain
  • persevere
  • raise
  • release
  • rush
  • speed
  • strengthen
  • unblock
  • push
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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WORDS RELATED TO RETARD

  • block
  • can
  • check
  • delay
  • drop
  • end
  • freeze
  • halt
  • hinder
  • hold
  • inhibit
  • interrupt
  • knock off
  • obstruct
  • prevent
  • restrain
  • restrict
  • retard
  • scrub
  • shut down
  • stall
  • stay
  • suppress
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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