Meaning of in retard in English:

in retard


formal British
  • Behind in terms of development or progress.

    ‘I was in retard of them in real knowledge’
    • ‘Because the clocks had been jumped ahead, the day kept feeling in retard of where it actually was.’
    • ‘Means may be provided such that the clock mechanism may display, instead of the correct time for a zone or locality, a time which is in advance or in retard of that time.’