backslider backslider

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behavior

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In matters of economic organization, however, even Lenin was a backslider of sorts.
  2. Now comes a major backslider from that boycott commitment: the American Psychiatric Association.
  3. In matters of economic organization, however, even Lenin was a backslider of sorts.
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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /