Meaning of “regression” in the English Dictionary


"regression" in Business English

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regressionnoun [ U or S ]

uk /rɪˈɡreʃən/ us

a situation in which things get worse rather than better:

There's been a recent rise in nurses' wages after a decade of stagnation or even regression.
The past years have seen a regression in the march of economic progress.

(Definition of “regression” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)