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1. regress

noun. ['ˈriːgrɛs, rɪˈgrɛs'] returning to a former state.

Synonyms

  • regression
  • reversion
  • reversal
  • retrogression

Antonyms

  • falsify
  • synchronize
  • consecrate
  • correct

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Rhymes with Regress

  • transgress
  • nevertheless
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • l'express
  • dispossess
  • convalesce
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • progress
  • kjos
  • hces
  • express'
  • express
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • undress
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • redress

Sentences with regress


1. Verb, base form
If an owner or manager falls asleep at the switch, an otherwise healthy team can quickly regress.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Toddlers frequently regress to an earlier stage in their development during times of stress, according to Eliot.

3. Noun, singular or mass
* Adolescents lose their connections with loved ones and regress academically when they are away from home.

2. regress

verb. ['ˈriːgrɛs, rɪˈgrɛs'] go back to bad behavior.

Synonyms

  • recidivate
  • relapse
  • turn back
  • lapse
  • fall back
  • retrovert
  • return
  • revert

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • outgo
  • take
  • disappearance

3. regress

verb. ['ˈriːgrɛs, rɪˈgrɛs'] go back to a statistical means.

Antonyms

  • advance

4. regress

verb. ['ˈriːgrɛs, rɪˈgrɛs'] get worse or fall back to a previous condition.

Synonyms

  • retrogress
  • retrograde
  • recede
  • lose
  • worsen
  • fall back
  • drop off
  • fall behind

Antonyms

  • progress
  • better
  • worsen
  • deteriorate

5. regress

verb. ['ˈriːgrɛs, rɪˈgrɛs'] go back to a previous state.

Synonyms

  • resile
  • retrogress
  • return
  • recidivate
  • change by reversal
  • recuperate
  • relapse
  • lapse
  • retrovert
  • fall back
  • turn
  • turn back
  • revert
  • go back
  • recover

Antonyms

  • recede
  • claim
  • begin
  • tide

6. regress

noun. ['ˈriːgrɛs, rɪˈgrɛs'] the reasoning involved when you assume the conclusion is true and reason backward to the evidence.

Synonyms

  • abstract thought
  • reasoning backward
  • reasoning

Antonyms

  • obverse
  • forward
  • ground stroke
  • volley
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