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retail the sale of things in small amounts to customers who will use them. [2 definitions]
retain to hold or keep. [3 definitions]
retarded slower or more limited in mental or emotional growth than most people.
retina the part of the eye at the back of the inside of the eyeball. The retina has cells that sense light and color. Images are formed on the retina and sent to the brain.
retire to give up a job or career. [3 definitions]
retirement the act of retiring. [2 definitions]
retreat the act of moving back or away from a place or situation. [5 definitions]
retrieve to bring or get back; recover. [2 definitions]
retriever one of several breeds of dog bred for their ability to retrieve wounded or killed game for hunters.
retrorocket a small rocket attached to a spacecraft and used to help the spacecraft slow down or change direction. Retrorockets fire in the direction opposite to the direction the main rocket is going in.
return to go back or come back. [10 definitions]
reunion a meeting of friends, family, or other people who have been apart from each other for a long time.
reveal to make known; tell. [2 definitions]
revelation the act of revealing. [2 definitions]
revenge to get even for or pay back by causing injury or harm. [4 definitions]
revenue money gained from selling property or investing money. [2 definitions]
reverence a feeling of great respect mixed with love.
reverse opposite in direction, position, or movement; backward. [9 definitions]
review an article in a newspaper or magazine that judges the worth of a recent book, film, play, or other work of art. [7 definitions]
revise to change or make different. [2 definitions]
revival the act or process of renewing or reviving. [3 definitions]