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Definition of Retro

Babylon English

show that reviews the past, flashback; hindsight exhibition, exhibition that displays the works of an artist from different periods throughout his career
Retro Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
JM Latin-English Dictionary
ADV
backwards| back| to the rear; behind| on the back side; back (time)| formerly
Antiques World Dictionary of Antique & Estate Jewelry
A recent designation for the period in the forties when when large scale, stylized geometric forms were the rage. Pink gold, set with colored stones, sometimes in floral forms was common.
Retro Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

A prefix or combining form signifying backward, back; as, retroact, to act backward; retrospect, a looking back.
  
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retro
adj : affecting things past; "retroactive tax increase"; "an ex-post-facto law"; "retro pay" [syn: ex post facto, retroactive]
n : a fashion reminiscent of the past



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Australian Slang
1. fashion and music taste harking back to the previous decades; 2. (of music) dating anywhere from the 1950s to the 1980s
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a fashion reminiscent of the past
(hypernym) fashion

Adjective
1. affecting things past; "retroactive tax increase"; "an ex-post-facto law"; "retro pay"
(synonym) ex post facto, retroactive
(similar) retrospective
Retro Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Retro Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Retro style is style that is consciously derivative or imitative of trends, music, modes, fashions, or attitudes of the recent past, typically 15–50 years old.

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