Hindsight vs Retrispect - What's the difference?

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hindsight

English

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Noun

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  • Realisation or understanding of the significance and nature of events after they have occurred
  • When you read " Seven Little Rabbits" at age 6 and read it again 15 years later, the hindsight you've developed in the time between will make you look at and think of the book much differently than you did the first time!
  • The rear sight of a firearm
  • Antonyms

    * foresight

    Derived terms

    * hindsightly * twenty-twenty hindsight

    retrispect

    Not English

    Retrispect has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

    English words similar to 'retrispect':

    retracement, retrospect, rotorcraft, retrocedent, reattract, redressment, retractest