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To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
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  1. To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
  2. To obstruct or delay the progress of:
  3. To delay action; be a hindrance
To put off to a future time; postpone
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  1. To put off to a future time; postpone
  2. To act or move slowly; put off an action or a decision.
  3. To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired:
To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
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  1. To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
To act or move slowly; put off an action or a decision.
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  1. To act or move slowly; put off an action or a decision.
  2. To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired:
  3. To put off to a future time; postpone
To keep from proceeding; delay or retard:
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  1. To keep from proceeding; delay or retard:
  2. (Archaic) To retain or withhold (payment or property, for example).
  3. Keep (someone) from proceeding by holding them back or making claims on their attention.
(Billiards) To strike the cue ball so that it rebounds from the far rail to stop as close as possible to the near rail or the string line: done to decide the order of play
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  1. (Billiards) To strike the cue ball so that it rebounds from the far rail to stop as close as possible to the near rail or the string line: done to decide the order of play
  2. (Games) To determine the order of play by hitting or shooting a ball toward a mark, as in marbles or billiards, with the player whose ball stops closest to the mark going first.
  3. To move or develop more slowly than expected, desired, etc.; be retarded in motion, development, etc.
To remove from or allow distance.
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  1. To remove from or allow distance.
  2. To delay or obstruct.
  3. (Idiomatic) To cost money, as.
To become slow or slower.
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  1. To become slow or slower.
  2. To retard; delay
  3. In a slow manner or at a slow speed; slowly
To lose forward flying speed, causing a stall. Used of an aircraft.
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  1. To lose forward flying speed, causing a stall. Used of an aircraft.
  2. To cause (a motor or motor vehicle) accidentally to stop running.
  3. (Intransitive) To employ delaying tactics
Find another word for retard. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for retard, like: hinder, delay, impede, slow-down, delay, hinder, delay, detain, hang-up, hold up and lag.