RET MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Ret Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To prepare for use, as flax, by separating the fibers from the woody part by process of soaking, macerating, and other treatment.
  2. (v. t.) See Aret.


• Retaker Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who takes again what has been taken; a recaptor.


• Retardation Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The act of retarding; hindrance; the act of delaying; as, the retardation of the motion of a ship; -- opposed to acceleration.
  2. (n.) The extent to which anything is retarded; the amount of retarding or delay.
  3. (n.) The keeping back of an approaching consonant chord by prolonging one or more tones of a previous chord into the intermediate chord which follows; -- differing from suspension by resolving upwards instead of downwards.
  4. (n.) That which retards; an obstacle; an obstruction.


Synonyms:
Backwardness, Lag, Slowing, Slowness,

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