Translation of "relapse" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /rɪˈlæps/ us formal

to become ill or start behaving badly again, after making an improvement

recaer, tener una recaída
She managed to stop using drugs for a month, but then relapsed.
He looked happy for a brief while, before relapsing into silent misery.
noun uk /ˈriː.læps/ us formal

If someone who is getting better after an illness has a relapse, they become ill again. a situation in which someone who is getting better after an illness becomes ill again

She was looking quite healthy on Friday, but she had/suffered a relapse over the weekend and was taken back into hospital.

(Translation of “relapse” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /rəˈlӕps/

to return to a former bad or undesirable state (eg ill health, bad habits).

tener una recaída

(Translation of “relapse” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)