Backsliding

Definition of Backsliding

Back´slid´ing
a.1.Slipping back; falling back into sin or error; sinning.
Turn, O backsliding children, saith the Lord.
- Jer. iii. 14.
n.1.The act of one who backslides; abandonment of faith or duty.
Our backslidings are many.
- Jer. xiv. 7.

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