retrogradior

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From retrō + gradior ‎(step, walk)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

retrōgradior ‎(present infinitive retrōgradī, perfect active retrōgressus sum); third conjugation iō-variant, deponent

  1. (intransitive) I go or step back or backwards, retrograde.

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of retrogradior (third conjugation -variant, deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present retrōgradior retrōgraderis, retrōgradere retrōgraditur retrōgradimur retrōgradiminī retrōgradiuntur
imperfect retrōgradiēbar retrōgradiēbāris, retrōgradiēbāre retrōgradiēbātur retrōgradiēbāmur retrōgradiēbāminī retrōgradiēbantur
future retrōgradiar retrōgradiēris, retrōgradiēre retrōgradiētur retrōgradiēmur retrōgradiēminī retrōgradientur
perfect retrōgressus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect retrōgressus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect retrōgressus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present retrōgradiar retrōgradiāris, retrōgradiāre retrōgradiātur retrōgradiāmur retrōgradiāminī retrōgradiantur
imperfect retrōgraderer retrōgraderēris, retrōgraderēre retrōgraderētur retrōgraderēmur retrōgraderēminī retrōgraderentur
perfect retrōgressus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect retrōgressus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present retrōgradere retrōgradiminī
future retrōgraditor retrōgraditor retrōgradiuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives retrōgradī retrōgressus esse retrōgressūrus esse retrōgressum īrī
participles retrōgradiēns retrōgressus retrōgressūrus retrōgradiendus

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References[edit]

  • retrogradior” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.