Synonyms of backslide in English:

backslide


See definition of backslide

verb

1‘there are many things that can cause slimmers to backslide’

SYNONYMS

relapse, lapse, regress, retrogress, revert to one's bad habits, weaken, lose one's resolve, give in to temptation, go astray, leave the straight and narrow, go down the primrose path

ANTONYMS

persevere

2‘his only worry was that if she left things would backslide’

SYNONYMS

degenerate, deteriorate, slip, slide, fall off, revert to a former state, regress, retrogress

informal go downhill, go to pot, go to the dogs

rare recidivate

ANTONYMS

progress