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lapse

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  • nounmistake
  • nounbreak in action
  • nounbacksliding
  • verbbecome void; fall back into previous pattern
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Synonyms for lapse

noun mistake
  • blunder
  • breach
  • crime
  • error
  • failing
  • failure
  • fault
  • indiscretion
  • miscue
  • negligence
  • offense
  • omission
  • oversight
  • sin
  • transgression
  • violation
  • bungle
  • flub
  • foible
  • frailty
  • gaff
  • goof
  • slip
  • slip-up
  • trespass
  • trip
  • vice
  • goof-up
  • screw-up

Antonyms for lapse

  • accuracy
  • advantage
  • behavior
  • care
  • correction
  • kindness
  • obedience
  • remembrance
  • right
  • strength
  • success
  • achievement
  • continuity
  • perfection
  • progress
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to lapse

aberration

noun. different from that expected
  • departure
  • deviation
  • difference
  • distortion
  • divergence
  • diversion
  • irregularity
  • lapse
  • straying
  • wandering

backsliding

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

caducity

noun. feebleness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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