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synonyms for retrograded

  • cease
  • degenerate
  • descend
  • deteriorate
  • elapse
  • expire
  • go by
  • recede
  • relapse
  • run out
  • subside
  • terminate
  • apostatize
  • backslide
  • decline
  • die
  • end
  • pass
  • recidivate
  • retrograde
  • return
  • revert
  • slide
  • slip
  • weaken
  • become obsolete

antonyms for retrograded

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  • begin
  • commence
  • develop
  • get better
  • improve
  • increase
  • initiate
  • rise
  • start
  • accept
  • grow
  • live
  • take
  • continue
  • go on
  • restart
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        How to use retrograded in a sentence

        At the end of seven years the lady's understanding had made great strides; the gentleman's had apparently retrograded.
        THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 17, NO. 101, MARCH, 1866VARIOUS
        In South America most of the countries retrograded, and the whole continent was drenched with blood uselessly shed.
        ARGENTINAW. A. HIRST
        Medical science retrograded rather than progressed, sad to say, and was undisturbed by any remarkable revolution.
        AN EPITOME OF THE HISTORY OF MEDICINEROSWELL PARK
        September was a better month for him, but, in October, he retrograded.
        SOCIAL ENGLAND UNDER THE REGENCY, VOL. 1 (OF 2)JOHN ASHTON.
        Shall we say then, The world has retrograded in its talent of apportioning wages to work, in late days?
        PAST AND PRESENTTHOMAS CARLYLE
        These sons of Adam must have retrograded, or else they would not have sought wives from among a lower people.
        A MANUAL OF THE ANTIQUITY OF MANJ. P. MACLEAN
        It was a painful fact that the American community had retrograded in feeling and sentiment upon the subject of slavery.
        DISCUSSION ON AMERICAN SLAVERYGEORGE THOMPSON
        It seemed as if this art had, in France, retrograded several centuries.
        MEMOIRS OF THE COURT OF MARIE ANTOINETTE, QUEEN OF FRANCE, COMPLETEMADAME CAMPAN
        In fact, cosmographical science in the general opinion retrograded instead of advancing.
        ASTRONOMICAL MYTHSJOHN F. BLAKE
        Some of the states during the last ten years have done nobly; others have evidently retrograded.
        POPULAR EDUCATIONIRA MAYHEW
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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