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retrogressing

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in receding, regressing

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retrogressing

verb
present participle of retrogress

Synonyms & Antonyms of retrogressing (Entry 2 of 2)

to go back to a previous and usually lower state or level
  • the quality of research at the university lab has begun to retrogress since the massive budget cuts went into effect

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“Retrogressing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/retrogressing. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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