(esp of plant parts) pointing backwards or in a direction opposite to normal
[re-troh-ser-it, -eyt] /ˌrɛ troʊˈsɛr ɪt, -eɪt/ adjective, Botany, Zoology. 1. having retrorse teeth or barbs.
[re-troh-ser-yuh-lit, -leyt, -ser-uh-] /ˌrɛ troʊˈsɛr yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt, -ˈsɛr ə-/ adjective, Botany, Zoology. 1. having tiny retrorse teeth or barbs.
noun 1. a heterosexual man who spends little time and money on his personal appearance adjective 2. of or relating to such men
noun 1. contemplation of the past; a survey of past time, events, etc. verb (used without object) 2. to look back in thought; refer back (often followed by to): to retrospect to a period in one’s youth. verb (used with object) 3. to look back upon; contemplate retrospectively. Idioms 4. in retrospect, in looking back […]