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adjective re·gar·dant \ri-ˈgär-dənt\

Definition of regardant

  1. :  looking backward over the shoulder —used of a heraldic animal

Origin and Etymology of regardant

Middle English regardand, from Anglo-French regardant, present participle of regarder

First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with regardant

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