Definition of retrospection
: the act or process or an instance of surveying the past
Examples of retrospection in a sentence
This is a time of retrospection for many people.
<the president is confident that future retrospections will cast his actions in a more favorable light>
First Known Use of retrospection
RETROSPECTION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of retrospection for English Language Learners
: the act of thinking about the past or something that happened in the past
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