retrospect Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"retrospect" in British English

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retrospectnoun

uk   us   /ˈret.rə.spekt/
in retrospect C2 thinking now about something in the past: In retrospect, I ​think my ​marriage was ​doomed from the ​beginning. I'm ​sure my ​universitydaysseemhappier in retrospect than they really were.
retrospection
noun [U] uk   us   /ˌret.rəˈspek.ʃən/
a ​time/​mood of retrospection
(Definition of retrospect from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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retrospectnoun

 us   /ˈre·trəˌspekt/
an ​act of ​thinking about the past: In retrospect, (= ​thinking about the past now) I ​thinktheirmarriage was ​doomed from the ​beginning.
(Definition of retrospect from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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