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Translation of retard in Spanish:

transitive verb

American English: /rɪˈtɑrd/
British English: /rɪˈtɑːd/
  • (growth)
    Example sentences
    • He said the slow pace at which the deal was being negotiated was retarding the development of the park, which he said had remained closed to tourists for sometime.
    • Famously, Forster accused the educational systems of the time of retarding the emotional development of schoolboys.
    • Restrictive legislation could retard the development of technology and slow the growth of electronic commerce.


American English: /ˈriˌtɑrd/
British English: /ˈriːtɑːd/
  • [offensive]
    Example sentences
    • I sat down on the table, feeling like a jerk and a retard for believing a pretty girl again.
    • I immediately stopped smiling - yes, I was a retard to ever be smiling at this madman - and jerked my wrist away from his grasp, sprinting straight out the door and grabbed my heavy bag.
    • Thrice fooled and I'm a complete retard, she thought to herself.
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