Application of a subsequent rule or condition to something that occurred at a previous time.
(Econ.) A temporary falling off of business activity during a period when such activity has been generally increasing
(Psychology) In psychoanalytic theory, reversion to an earlier or less mature stage of psychological development.
One that has characteristics of an earlier time:
Withdrawal from one's occupation or position, especially upon reaching a certain age.
A period of decline
(Biol.) Deterioration or loss of a function or structure in the course of evolution, as in the vestigial eyes of many cave animals
An organized group withdrawal from regular activities for a given purpose, as by colleagues meeting away from the office and engaging in exercises for promoting teamwork, creativity, etc.
A gradual deterioration to an inferior state:
A turning away or in the opposite direction; a reversal.
(Basketball, Hockey, Soccer, etc.) Any of the players positioned ahead of the rest of the team when they are at the offensive end of the court, field, etc.
Find another word for retrogression. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for retrogression, like: retroaction, recession, regression, throwback, backward movement, retirement, decline, degeneration, decadence, retreat and decay.