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Princeton's WordNet

  1. backsliding, lapse, lapsing, relapse, relapsing, reversion, revertingnoun

    a failure to maintain a higher state


  1. relapsingnoun



  1. relapsing

    Relapsing refers to the act of returning to a previous undesirable state or condition, especially in the context of falling back into a harmful habit or behavior such as drug addiction or mental illness after a period of improvement or recovery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relapsing

    of Relapse

  2. Relapsingadjective

    marked by a relapse; falling back; tending to return to a former worse state

Anagrams for relapsing »

  1. spanglier

  2. presignal

  3. espringal

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of relapsing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of relapsing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of relapsing in a Sentence

  1. Dan Kelly:

    One case reminds me of Pauline but we were unable to find a laboratory willing to test the patient before the patient died, in West Africa it (relapsing Ebola) is mostly undiagnosed, hardly treated and people are certainly dying of it.

  2. Catherine Barber:

    My kid is going through a crisis, or my spouse is relapsing with their opioid problem. Now’s the time to store my gun elsewhere. I think that’s a more productive approach because when you just go down the road of legislation, everyone gets angry and starts taking sides.

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