The Muslim Brotherhood is a retrograde, conservative religious movement.
And that's why portrayals of women like Summer are, ultimately, retrograde.
Note: negative manifestation of this retrograde is overindulgence in that which artificially stills your racing mind.
“Women are seeing the retrograde direction of this party,” she asserts.
Pluto retrograde in your sign slows down any dissolution in your life, so you can better process and make peace with letting go.
A clock may stand still, but a nation which does so is retrograde.
Its retrograde movement was slow, but steady and irresistible.
In France it is otherwise, and when a change is made we shall generally find that the step is no retrograde one.
You retrograde five full centuries when you step across the line.
This is the penalty of a democracy,—that we are bound to move forward or retrograde together.
retrograde ret·ro·grade (rět'rə-grād')
Moving or tending backward.
Opposite to the usual order; inverted or reversed.
Reverting to an earlier or inferior condition.
To move or seem to move backward; recede.
To decline to an inferior state; degenerate.