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  Definition of regress
  1. returning to a former state
  2. the reasoning involved when you assume the conclusion is true and reason backward to the evidence
  3. go back to bad behavior; "Those who recidivate are often minor criminals"
  4. get worse; fall back to a previous or worse condition
  5. go back to a previous state; "We reverted to the old rules"
  6. go back to a statistical means
Similar Words: regression, reversion, retrogression, retroversion, reasoning backward, relapse, lapse, recidivate, retrogress, fall back, retrograde, revert, return, retrovert, turn back

 

Hyponyms: fall back, lose, drop off, fall behind, recede, relapse, lapse, recidivate, retrogress, resile, recover, go back, recuperate

 

Derivational Morphology: revert, return, retrovert, turn back, retrograde, retrogress, recidivism, backsliding, lapse, lapsing, relapse, relapsing, reversion, reverting, regression, retrogression, retroversion, coming back

 

 
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