What is another word for backsliding?

Need synonyms for backsliding? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
An occasion on which one backslides, especially in a moral sense
“There would be no backsliding from the government's sound policies.”
Noun
Dated form of recreancy
Noun
Relapse of a disease or a symptom
more ❯
Adjective
No longer following the rules and practices of a religion or doctrine; non-practising
Adjective
That tends to return, revert or regress
Adjective
Guilty of apostasy
more ❯
Verb
Present participle for to relapse into bad ways or error
“Only hope I don't backslide when I go to Grenada next weekend for a month or so.”
Verb
Present participle for to regress
more ❯
Verb
Present participle for fail to fulfil an obligation, especially to repay a loan or to appear in a law court
Verb
Present participle for to give up or renounce one's position or belief
Verb
Present participle for to return to a former or less developed state
Verb
Present participle for to decrease in number, amount, intensity, or quality
Verb
Present participle for to morally go astray
Verb
Present participle for to fail in the intended effect
Verb
Present participle for to move to face in another direction
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder
Watch and Learn
Sponsored Content

See Also

Nearby Words
11-letter Words Starting With
Sponsored Content
Advertisement
Find Synonyms
go
Advertisement
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2020