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Adjective: reverting  ri'vur-ting
  1. Tending to return to an earlier state
    - returning
Noun: reverting  ri'vur-ting
  1. A failure to maintain a higher state
    - backsliding, lapse, lapsing, relapse, relapsing, reversion
Verb: revert  ri'vurt
  1. Go back to a previous state
    "We reverted to the old rules";
    - return, retrovert, regress, turn back
  2. Undergo reversion, as in a mutation
  3. (law) return to the proprietor after termination

See also: regressive

Type of: change by reversal, failure, mutate, reverse, turn

Encyclopedia: Reverting

Revert, block, ignore