from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Heraldry Looking backward in profile: a lion regardant.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. : with the head turned toward the back of the body
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Looking behind; looking backward watchfully.
- adj. Looking behind or backward.
- adj. Annexed to the land or manor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Regarding; looking to; looking behind or backward; watching.
- In heraldry, looking backward: applied to any animal whose face is turned toward its tail.
- Looking at one another; turned so as to face one another.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. looking backward
Middle English, from Old French, present participle of regarder, to regard; see regard.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French regardant (Wiktionary)