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Verb
Present participle for to fall back into bad habits or illness
“Careful checks are made on how people fare after the help and very few relapse into this type of problem.”
Verb
Present participle for to fall back again
“However, when light therapy was discontinued, patients quickly relapsed, whereas patients on tryptophan had a slower relapse rate.”
Verb
Present participle for to go back to an earlier and worse condition
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Present participle for to decrease in number, amount, intensity, or quality
Verb
Present participle for to cease or fail at a regimen of self-improvement or reform
Verb
Present participle for to occur or happen again
Adjective
Reverting to an earlier and inferior condition
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Passive
Noun
A return to a negative behavior after having stopped it for a period of time
“He calls it a blip and likens it to a reformed alcoholic relapsing into a 24-hour binge.”
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