Consideration of past times.
(intransitive) To engage in introspection.
To look or refer back to; to reflect on.
(transitive) To look into.
To look backward; hence, to affect or concern what is past.
‘It may be useful to retrospect to an early period.’;
To look into or within; to view the inside of.
A looking back on things past; view or contemplation of the past.
‘We may introduce a song without retrospect to the old comedy.’;
reflect on one's own thoughts and feelings
contemplation of things past;
look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events, etc.); remember;
‘she reviewed her achievements with pride’;