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Romantico was a missionary but according to Jua Cali, he backslid.
I am on a renewed whole food kick with my kids, having backslid in the direction of Walkers crisps and 99s of late, and they are not happy.
But these insurgent parties often quickly backslid on their founding principles when it became politic to do so.
Herman, assistant to the President and director of the Office of Public Liaison, promptly squashed reports that Clinton had backslid on his policy of "mend, but don't end." She insists that "there has been no backpedaling in this administration."