Part of speech:
To pronounce; utter:
To slip by; pass
To pass gradually (into sleep, despair, lethargy, etc.)
To revert to bad habits or lapse in religious practice.
To undergo regression
To fall into fault or error. Often used with up.
To cause to slide or slip:
To go back to a former condition, practice, subject, or belief:
Mistake is defined as to misinterpret or to confuse someone with another person.
To bring into a specified condition by soothing and reassuring
To waste time, shirk one's duties, etc.
To commit a mistake or an error.
To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
To come to an end; terminate; cease
To be wrong or mistaken; fall into error
To treat without due respect; slight
To diminish or impair in quality, character, or value:
(Archaic) To fall out; to terminate friendship.
Blunder means to say or do something in a careless or stupid way.
To put an end to; stop; cease
To put an end to; discontinue:
To bend, turn, or slope downward or aside
To move about or be in a certain condition or state, usually for some time
To move or slide by twisting or undulating the body over a surface, as in the manner of a snake.
(Intransitive) To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly.
To decrease gradually in size, number, strength, or intensity:
To reduce the intensity or severity of; retard; abate; moderate
To have its symptoms lessen or disappear
To weaken or lessen; decline
To reduce the strain, tension, or pressure of or on; loosen; slacken
Off is defined as to be less than.
Toward or at a low or lower point on a scale:
To fall off in degree or intensity; subside:
A short period of inaction; temporary stop, break, or rest, as in speaking or reading
A minor error, such as a slip of the tongue, thought to reveal a repressed motive.
(US) A sudden thought, particularly one that solves a long-standing problem.
The definition of an apostasy is the act of leaving behind, or straying from, your religious or political beliefs or your principles.
(Figuratively) An error; a failure; a mistake.
A mistake; error
An error or mistake
An error in printing or writing, especially such an error noted in a list of corrections and bound into a book.
(Informal) An error, especially in the delivery of lines, as by an actor or announcer.
The practice of creating and maintaining a smooth and continuous plan or record of the physical details of a film, TV program, etc.
Progress is moving forwards towards an end goal, or is making things better or more advanced.
To cause to cease or end
To stir the emotions:
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To surpass or exceed:
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