Definition of Retroactively

1. Adverb. After the fact. "He will get paid retroactively"

Partainyms: Retroactive



Definition of Retroactively

1. adv. In a retroactive manner.

Definition of Retroactively

1. Adverb. Done after the fact; applying to events that have previously transpired. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Retroactively

1. [adv]

Retroactively Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Retroactively Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Retroactively

retro-fitted
retro-futurism
retro-ocular
retro-orbital
retro-orbitally
retro future
retro running
retroact
retroacted
retroacting
retroaction
retroactions
retroactive
retroactive inhibition
retroactive law
retroactively (current term)
retroactiveness
retroactivities
retroactivity
retroacts
retroaddition
retroadditions
retroadductor space
retroauricular
retroauricular lymph nodes
retroazimuthal
retrobuccal
retrobulbar
retrobulbar abscess
retrobulbar anaesthesia

Literary usage of Retroactively

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Treatise on Extradition and Interstate Rendition: With Appendices by John Bassett Moore (1891)
"retroactively Operative. — The principle that a treaty is not to be held to operate retroactively in respect to vested rights does not apply to conventions ..."

2. A Treatise on Marine, Fire, Life, Accident and All Other Insurances by Joseph Asbury Joyce (1897)
"Ratification of Agent's Acts Operates retroactively.—The ratification or adoption of an agent's acts operates retroactively, and relates back to the ..."

3. Commentaries on the Law of Private Corporations by Seymour Dwight Thompson (1895)
"Not construed retroactively or as impairing vested rights. C676. Release of public penalties. 6677. Application of the rule that words are to be taken in ..."

4. Services: Statistics on Value Added and Employment by Oecd (2001)
"The statistical office revised the data of EAPS from 1991 retroactively according to the results based on the 1995 Population & Housing Census. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Retroactively

Search for Retroactively on Dictionary.com!Search for Retroactively on Thesaurus.com!Search for Retroactively on Google!Search for Retroactively on Wikipedia!

Search