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Synonyms for backslideˈbækˌslaɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lapse, backslide(verb)

    drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards

    Synonyms:
    slide by, retrogress, glide by, slip away, go by, slip by, relapse, recidivate, sink, elapse, backslide, fall back, pass, lapse, go along, regress

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. backslide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    apostatize, fall off, fall away, break faith


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  • regressar, apostatar, retroceder, decair, regredirPortuguese

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