Definition of retro- in English:

retro-

Pronunciation: /ˈrɛtrəʊ/

combining form

  • 1Denoting action that is directed backwards or is reciprocal: retrocede retroject
  • 2Denoting location behind: retrosternal retrochoir

Origin

from Latin retro 'backwards'.

More definitions of retro-

Definition of retro- in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea