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backslide

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  • verbgo astray
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Synonyms for backslide

verb go astray
  • apostatize
  • deviate
  • lapse
  • relapse
  • revert
  • sin
  • slip
  • fall from grace
  • leave the straight and narrow

Antonyms for backslide

  • progress
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More words related to backslide

backsliding

noun. relapse
  • backslide
  • lapse
  • lapsing
  • regression
  • relapsing
  • reversion
  • reverting

decline

verb. lessen, become less

declined

verb. lessen, become less

declining

verb. lessen, become less

degenerate

verb. decay, deteriorate

degenerating

verb. decay, deteriorate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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