HyperDic: reverting

English > 2 senses of the word reverting:
ADJECTIVEallreverting, returningtending to return to an earlier state
NOUNactreverting, backsliding, lapse, lapsing, relapse, relapsing, reversiona failure to maintain a higher state
reverting > pronunciation
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > reverting: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningtending to return to an earlier state.
BroaderregressiveOpposing progress
English > reverting: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningA failure to maintain a higher state.
Synonymsbacksliding, lapse, lapsing, relapse, relapsing, reversion
Narrowerrecidivismhabitual relapse into crime
BroaderfailureAn act that fails
Spanishbajón, caída, recaída, recidiva, reincidencia, reventón
Catalancaiguda, fallida, recaiguda, recidiva, reincidència
Verbsrevertgo back to a previous state

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