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Word: retrospective

Definition: looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect

More Vocab Words

::: peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
::: efface - rub out; remove the surface of
::: soothsayer - one who foretells the future
::: devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
::: repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
::: heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
::: incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
::: discernible - distinguishable; perceivable; Ex. discernible improvement
::: carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
::: cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative