reverting

Definitions of reverting
  1. noun
    a failure to maintain a higher state
    synonyms: backsliding, lapse, lapsing, relapse, relapsing, reversion
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    types:
    recidivism
    habitual relapse into crime
    type of:
    failure
    an act that fails
  2. adjective
    tending to return to an earlier state
    synonyms: returning
    regressive
    opposing progress; returning to a former less advanced state
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