To slip from a higher or better condition to a former, usually lower or poorer one
A slipping from a higher or better condition to a lower or poorer one
It is possible for every sinner to turn to God and escape punishment, and conversely for a righteous man to backslide and fall.
In the same way, when you do eat something that really isn't part of your healthy diet plan, don't let it cause you to backslide to unhealthy eating as a way of life.
After checking out a few of the recipes, the next step for the new raw foodist is finding cures for those cravings so he or she does not backslide back to old habits.
The outcome of every show varies depending upon the participant; some recover while others backslide into their old habits.
The dance uses a backslide technique, creating an illusion that thrilled audiences then and continues to do so today.