Definitions for retard

Definitions for (noun) retard

Main entry: idiot, imbecile, half-wit, moron, retard, cretin, changeling

Definition: a person of subnormal intelligence

Definitions for (verb) retard

Main entry: retard

Definition: cause to move more slowly or operate at a slower rate

Usage: This drug will retard your heart rate

Main entry: retard, slow, slow down, slow up, decelerate

Definition: lose velocity; move more slowly

Usage: The car decelerated

Main entry: delay, retard, check

Definition: slow the growth or development of

Usage: The brain damage will retard the child's language development

Main entry: retard

Definition: be delayed

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