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Backslide

Back´slide´   Pronunciation: băk´slīd´; 277
v. i.1.To slide back; to fall away; esp. to abandon gradually the faith and practice of a religion that has been professed.
[imp. Backslid ( ); p. p. Backslidden ( ), Backslid; p. pr. & vb. n. Backsliding.]
Verb1.backslide - drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards
Synonyms: lapse
cock, defect, degenerate, desert, err, fall, fall again into, fall astern, fall away, fall back, fall behind, fall from grace, get behind, go astray, go backwards, go behind, go wrong, have a relapse, jerk back, lapse, lapse back, lose ground, pull back, recede, recidivate, recur to, retrocede, retroflex, retrograde, retrogress, retrovert, return to, reverse, revert to, sink back, slide back, slip, slip back, tergiversate, trip, turn, yield again to
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