relapse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Save
1 relapse /ˈriːˌlæps/ noun
plural relapses
1 relapse
/ˈriːˌlæps/
noun
plural relapses
Learner's definition of RELAPSE
: the return of an illness after a period of improvement
[count]
[noncount]
: a return to bad behavior that you had stopped doing
[count]
[noncount]
2 relapse /rɪˈlæps/ verb
relapses; relapsed; relapsing
2 relapse
/rɪˈlæps/
verb
relapses; relapsed; relapsing
Learner's definition of RELAPSE
[no object]
: to become ill again after a period of improvement in health
of an illness : to return or become worse after leaving or improving for a period of time
: to return to a bad condition, form of behavior, etc.
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up relapse? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.