Definitions For Retroactive


  • Affecting things past


  • Descriptive of any event or stimulus or process that has an effect on the effects of events or stimuli or process that occurred previously

Is Retroactive a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Retroactive is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Retroactive in a Sentence

  • They all received a retroactive pay raise.
  • The new tax will be retroactive to January 1.

Synonyms for Retroactive

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