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Backslide

Definition of backslide:

Backslid.

part of speech: verb

To fall away in morals or religion.

part of speech: participle

Backsliding.

part of speech: verb

To slide or fall back in faith or morals:- pa. p. backslid' or backslidden.

part of speech: noun

Backslider.

part of speech: verb

To slip back; gradually to turn away or fall away from a religion once believed in.

part of speech: past participle

Backslid, backslidden.

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