Definition of Retroactive:
(especially of legislation) taking effect from a date in the past.
Applicable or effective from a prior date or period, such as retroactive pay or retroactive pricing.
Synonyms of Retroactive
A priori, Antiphonal, Back, Backward, Early, Ex post facto, Into the past, Reacting, Reactionary, Reactive, Recessive, Reflex, Reflexive, Refluent, Regressive, Respondent, Responding, Responsive, Retroactionary, Retrocessive, Retrograde, Retrogressive, Retrospective, Revulsive, Backdated, Retroactive, Ex post facto, Backward-looking
How to use Retroactive in a sentence?
- A big retroactive tax increase.
Meaning of Retroactive & Retroactive Definition