Related formsret·ro·spec·tive·ly, adverbret·ro·spec·tive·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for retrospective
In 1980, a retrospective of the artist at the Museum of Modern Art in New York captivated Hockney.
To celebrate a retrospective box set, entitled Nothing Has Changed, Bowie has released a video for one of two new songs included.
“When Tibor died we did a retrospective of MCo., and the lamp was the last thing you saw,” she says.
Frank Gehry is enjoying a major moment: his retrospective is in full swing in Paris and his latest creation opens today.
So what better way to craft that reminder than with a retrospective of famous, dead figures who defined Ukrainian identity?The Ukrainian Face Collector Launches an Exhibition in Kiev|Nina Strochlic|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It must have been at about this time that Mary wrote the sad, retrospective poem entitled “The Choice.”The Life and Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Volume II (of 2)|Florence A. Thomas Marshall
She then gave the retrospective account of the onset detailed above.Benign Stupors|August Hoch
I had surely caught the retrospective reflex note, heard first in his voice, recognized in hers.Essays|Alice Meynell
No Retrospective rake should anticipate our privileges of quotation.The Book Lovers' Anthology|Various
He had an extraordinarily mournful voice, and a retrospective melancholy of manner.Romance|Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer