step backward/forward

noun

Definition of step backward/forward

: an action that will be harmful/helpful The court's decision is a step backward/forward for the reform movement.

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“Step backward/forward.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/step%20backward%2Fforward. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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