1. Having a backward motion or direction; retiring or retreating.
2. Inverse or reversed, as order.
3. Exhibiting degeneration or deterioration.
“…to experience the bittersweet to taste defeat then brush my teeth
cause I struggle with forward motion I struggle with forward motion we all struggle with forward motion cause forward motion is harder than it sounds well everytime I gain some ground I gotta turn myself around again it’s harder than it sounds well everytime I gain some ground I gotta turn myself around again.”
This is one of my favorite Relient K songs because it always made me feel OK. I am not alone in my retrograde ways. I think their advice is sound. So you’ve experienced it, now brush your teeth and start anew. Swish some Listerine and try for forward motion the next day.