Synonyms and Antonyms for regression

1. regression (n.)

returning to a former state


2. regression (n.)

the relation between selected values of x and observed values of y (from which the most probable value of y can be predicted for any value of x)


3. regression (n.)

(psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which you flee from reality by assuming a more infantile state


4. regression (n.)

an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely

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