Meaning of REGRESS in English

REGRESS

(~es, ~ing, ~ed)

When people or things ~, they return to an earlier and less advanced stage of development. (FORMAL)

...if your child ~es to babyish behaviour...

Such countries are not ‘developing’ at all, but ~ing.

VERB: V to/into n, V

~ion (~ions)

This can cause ~ion in a pupil’s learning process.

N-VAR

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