verb. ['ˈbækˌslaɪd'] drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards.
- fall away
- drop off
- drop away
- back (English)
- bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
- slide (English)
- sliden (Middle English (1100-1500))
Rhymes with Backslide
How do you pronounce backslide?
Pronounce backslide as ˈbæksˌlaɪd.
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Sentences with backslide
1. Verb, base form
But a new set of circumstances could not be an excuse to backslide.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Using the "out of sight, out of mind" tactic prevents cravings from causing a backslide.