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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A recidivist; one who backslides, especially in a religious sense; an apostate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who backslides.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who backslides.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behavior

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From backslide. (Wiktionary)

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