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retrospection

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a usually critical look at a past event
  • the president is confident that future retrospections will cast his actions in a more favorable light

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The first known use of retrospection was in 1624

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“Retrospection.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/retrospection. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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