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English → English (WordNet)
n : a failure to maintain a higher state [syn: backsliding, lapse,
lapsing, relapsing, reversion, reverting]
v 1: deteriorate in health; “he relapsed” [syn: get worse]
[ant: get well]
2: go back to bad behavior; “Those who recidivate are often
minor criminals” [syn: lapse, recidivate, regress, retrogress,
English → English (gcide)
Relapse \Re*lapse"\ (r?-l?ps"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Relapsed
(-l?pst"); p. pr. & vb. n. Relapsing.] [L. relapsus, p. p.
of relabi to slip back, to relapse; pref. re- re- + labi to
fall, slip, slide. See Lapse.]
1. To slip or slide back, in a literal sense; to turn back.
2. To slide or turn back into a former state or practice; to
fall back from some condition attained; -- generally in a
bad sense, as from a state of convalescence or amended
condition; as, to relapse into a stupor, into vice, or
into barbarism; -- sometimes in a good sense; as, to
relapse into slumber after being disturbed.
That task performed, [preachers] relapse into
3. (Theol.) To fall from Christian faith into paganism,
heresy, or unbelief; to backslide.
They enter into the justified state, and so continue
all along, unless they relapse. --Waterland.
Relapse \Re*lapse"\, n. [For sense 2 cf. F. relaps. See
1. A sliding or falling back, especially into a former bad
state, either of body or morals; backsliding; the state of
having fallen back.
Alas! from what high hope to what relapse
Unlooked for are we fallen! --Milton.
2. One who has relapsed, or fallen back, into error; a
backslider; specifically, one who, after recanting error,
returns to it again. [Obs.]