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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behavior.

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun : a backslide from his early training
  • The "backslider" is an excellent illustration of the results of periodic renewal of impulse to right living.
  • “You need not be afraid that I shall be a backslider.”
  • "Yes, he's my dog if he is a backslider, and that settles it." for more
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