Nouns (2)

reasoning backward, regress
n. the reasoning involved when you assume the conclusion is true and reason backward to the evidence

Verbs (10)

fall back, recidivate, retrogress, regress, relapse, lapse
v. go back to bad behavior; "Those who recidivate are often minor criminals"
retrogress, retrograde, regress
v. get worse or fall back to a previous condition
regress
v. go back to a statistical means

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Fuzzynyms (7)

backslide, lapse
v. drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards
shrivel, shrink
v. decrease in size, range, or extent; "His earnings shrank"; "My courage shrivelled when I saw the task before me"
revert
v. undergo reversion, as in a mutation
wither, fade
v. lose freshness, vigor, or vitality; "Her bloom was fading"

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Antonyms (14)

get, go, become
v. enter or assume a certain state or condition; "He became annoyed when he heard the bad news"; "It must be getting more serious"; "her face went red with anger"; "She went into ecstasy"; "Get going!"
meliorate, ameliorate, improve, better
v. get better; "The weather improved toward evening"
shape up, get along, get on, come along, come on, advance, progress
v. develop in a positive way; "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up"

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