backslider

  • 1 Backslider — Back slid er, n. One who backslides. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 backslider — *renegade, apostate, recreant, turncoat …

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  • 3 backslider — noun I ll have no backslider like you in my family Syn: recidivist, regressor; defector, deserter, turncoat, apostate, fallen angel …

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  • 4 backslider — backslide ► VERB (past backslid; past part. backslid or backslidden) ▪ relapse into bad ways. DERIVATIVES backslider noun backsliding noun …

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  • 5 backslider — noun see backslide …

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  • 6 backslider — See backslide. * * * …

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  • 7 backslider — noun /ˈbakslaɪdə,ˈbækslaɪdəɻ/ A recidivist; one who backslides, especially in a religious sense; an apostate. At night the Red Elephant Tusk boomed and groaned among the hills, and the faithful waked and said: ‘The God of Things as They Are… …

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  • 8 backslider — n. person who returns to evil or immoral ways …

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  • 9 backslider — n. Apostate, deserter, renegade …

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  • 10 backslider — n relapser, recidivist, regressor; sinner, fallen angel, lost soul, lost sheep, apostate, heretic …

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  • 11 backslider — See: backsliding …

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  • 12 backslider — noun someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behavior • Syn: ↑recidivist, ↑reversionist • Derivationally related forms: ↑backslide, ↑recidivism (for: ↑recidivist) …

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  • 13 backslide — backslider, n. /bak sluyd /, v., backslid, backslid or backslidden, backsliding, n. v.i. 1. to relapse into bad habits, sinful behavior, or undesirable activities. n. 2. an act or instance of backsliding: a backslide from his early training.… …

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  • 14 Toadies — This article is about the rock band. For the Nintendo characters, see Toady (Nintendo character). Toadies Toadies performing at the White Rabbit in San Antonio, Texas Background information …

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  • 15 SubHuman — Infobox Album Name = subHuman Type = Studio Artist = Recoil Released = July 9, 2007 Recorded = Autumn 2005 Early 2007 Genre = Length = Label = Mute Producer = Alan Wilder Collaborators = Paul Kendall, Hepzibah Sessa, Joe Richardson, Carla… …

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  • 16 renegade — renegade, apostate, turncoat, recreant, backslider are strongly derogatory terms denoting a person who forsakes his faith or party, a cause, or an allegiance, and aligns himself with another. Renegade, originally applied to a Christian who became …

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  • 17 backsliding — UK [ˈbækˌslaɪdɪŋ] / US noun [uncountable] informal the lazy behaviour of someone who goes back to doing something bad after not doing it for some time I ve quit smoking again, and there ll be no backsliding this time. Derived word: backslider… …

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  • 18 Michael Martin Murphey — For other people named Michael Murphy, see Michael Murphy (disambiguation). Michael Martin Murphey Michael Martin Murphey at the Sportsman s Texaco in Lake City, Colorado, July 2, 2009 Background information …

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  • 19 Kolob — Detail of Joseph Smith Hypocephalus, which according to Joseph Smith, Jr. contains a representation of Kolob (reference numeral 1). According to Egyptologists, this depicts an Egyptian creation god. Kolob is a star or planet described in Mormon… …

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  • 20 LDS fiction — (or Mormon fiction) is an American niche market of fiction novels featuring themes related to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints (the LDS Church, see also Mormon ). LDS fiction now accounts for more than half the sales of some Latter …

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