Backslide and Slope


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Backslide verb – Drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards.
Slope and backslide are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Slope" instead a verb "Backslide".
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Slope verb – To set or cause to be at an angle.
Backslide and slope are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Backslide" instead a verb "Slope".
Nearby Words: slop, sloping, sloped
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