Part of speech:
Relating to or being a tax that amounts to a higher percentage of income as income decreases or that places a proportionately higher burden on lower-income taxpayers.
Weakened or worn out from age or wear
Late or behindhand.
Opposed, as in character or purpose:
(Botany) Inverted; having a position or mode of attachment the reverse of that which is usual.
To cause to move backward or in a reverse direction:
To move backward quickly, as in boxing to avoid blows
To return to a previous point or subject, as in a lecture or discussion.
To move backward or away; withdraw or retire:
To fall away or back; decline or recede.
To move back or away from a limit, point, or mark:
To draw back:
To waste away or fail to develop
To refuse politely:
To fall below a normal or desirable state, especially functionally or morally; deteriorate:
To pass from an earlier to a later time, from greater to less, from general to particular, etc.
To diminish or impair in quality, character, or value:
To go below the surface of water or another liquid:
To make or become worse
Directed or facing toward the back or rear
Forward is defined as toward the front, or toward something in advance.
(Intransitive) To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.
To a greater extent or degree:
Of or relating to the orbital revolution or axial rotation of a planetary or other celestial body that moves counterclockwise from west to east, in the same direction as most celestial bodies.
go back over
(Medicine) Effective immediately after a traumatic event such as an external shock.
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