BACKSLIDE (Dating Term)

What Does BACKSLIDE Mean?

BACKSLIDE is a dating term which means "to return to a former partner."

Image for BACKSLIDE

When I write BACKSLIDE, I mean this:

meaning of BACKSLIDE

"Return to a Former Partner"

Summary of Key Points

Definition for BACKSLIDE

BACKSLIDE means "Return to a Former Partner." This is the most common meaning for BACKSLIDE on online dating sites, such as Craigslist, Tinder, Zoosk and Match.com, as well as in texts and on chat forums.
BACKSLIDE
Definition:Return to a Former Partner
Type:Slang Word (Jargon)
Guessability:guessability level 4

4: Difficult to guess

Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Example of BACKSLIDE Used in a Text

BACKSLIDE

Help Us Improve Cyber Definitions

  • Do you disagree with something on this page?
  • Did you spot a typo?
  • Do you know a slang term that we've missed?
Please tell us using this form.

See Also

Dating Terms

Quiz

Try our fun quiz to test your knowledge of slang and texting abbreviations.
gold cup
Gold

gold cup
Silver

gold cup
Bronze

0
  • This test has questions.
  • A correct answer is worth 5 points.
  • You can get up to 5 bonus points for a speedy answer.
  • Some questions demand more than one answer. You must get every part right.
  • Beware! Wrong answers score 0 points.
  • 🏆 If you beat one of the top 3 scores, you will be invited to apply for the Hall of Fame.
Scoring System

Cyber Guru (+)
Cyber Hero (+)
Cyber Captain (+)
Cyber Sergeant (+)
Cyber Recruit (+)