Thesaurus > Related Words: relapse

  Words related to relapse

Related / Similar Words: backsliding, lapse, lapsing, relapsing, reversion, reverting, recidivate, regress, retrogress, fall back, get worse

 

Definition:
  • a failure to maintain a higher state;
  • go back to bad behavior; "Those who recidivate are often minor criminals";
  • deteriorate in health; "he relapsed";

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    Hyponyms: recidivism

     

    Derivational Morphology: revert, return, retrovert, regress, turn back, lapse, recidivate, retrogress, fall back, get worse, backslide, recidivism, backsliding, lapsing, relapsing, reversion, reverting

     

    Anagrams: pleaser, slapper

     

     
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