Online Dictionary

backslide Explained

backslide at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['bæk'slaıd]

backslide at English irregular forms Of Explained:

gì ở nơi an toàn+to

backslide at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v past tense and past participle backslid /-sl[hA366]d/ [I] // to start doing the bad things that you used to do, after having improved your behaviour// -- backslider n [C] //

backslide at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

46 Moby Thesaurus words for "backslide":
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, regress, relapse,
retrocede, retroflex, retrograde, retrogress, retrovert, return,
return to, reverse, revert, revert to, sink back, slide back, slip,
slip back, tergiversate, trip, turn, yield again to

Backslide at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

, soaring, elevated, upper, highest, topmost, high reaching, perched, mountainous, alpine, aerial, overhanging, culminating, climactic.[ADV] (Priority): before, prior to, earlier, previously, beforehand, ere, theretofore, be

Backslide at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Backslide \Back`slide"\, v. i. [imp. {Backslid}; p. p.
{Backslidden}, {Backslid}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Backsliding}.]
[Back, adv. + slide.]
To slide back; to fall away; esp. to abandon gradually the
faith and practice of a religion that has been professed.

backslide at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

backslide
v : drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards [syn:
{lapse}]
[also: {backslidden}, {backslid}]

backslide at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: compound » back|slide

Verb

Category: Category:English irregular verbs -
Inter: en-verb » backslides|backsliding|backslid|backslidden or backslid
  1. To regress; to slip backwards or revert to a previous, worse state.
  2. :He felt better for a little while, before his condition started to backslide.
  3. To shirk responsibility; to renege on one's obligations or commitments.
  4. :Rich countries are backsliding on their commitment to agree to new WTO measures to help people in poor countries gain access to affordable medicines. — Oxfam press release, 24 June 2002

    Translations

    Inter: checktrans-to » p

  • Inter: ttbc » is: hrasa, lenda aftur í slysi, lenda aftur í synd, lenda aftur í villu

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » pt: regressar, apostatar, regredir


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » backslide
    Translation: fa » backslide
    Translation: ko » backslide
    Translation: io » backslide
    Translation: ku » backslide
    Translation: mg » backslide
    Translation: my » backslide
    Translation: pl » backslide
    Translation: sv » backslide
    Translation: ta » backslide
    Translation: te » backslide
    Translation: vi » backslide
    Translation: zh » backslide