Definitions for backsliding

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. backsliding, lapse, lapsing, relapse, relapsing, reversion, reverting(noun)

    a failure to maintain a higher state


  1. backsliding(Noun)

    An occasion on which one backslides, especially in a moral sense

  2. backsliding(Adjective)

    sliding back

Webster Dictionary

  1. Backsliding

    of Backslide

  2. Backsliding(adj)

    slipping back; falling back into sin or error; sinning

  3. Backsliding(noun)

    the act of one who backslides; abandonment of faith or duty

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