Regresses vs Regressed - What's the difference?

regresses | regressed |


As verbs the difference between regresses and regressed

is that regresses is while regressed is (regress).

As an adjective regressed is

that has been subject to regression.

regresses

English

Verb

(head)
  • (regress)
  • ----

    regress

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The act of passing back; passage back; return; retrogression.
  • * Frederic Harrison
  • Its bearing on the progress or regress of man is not an inconsiderable question.
  • The power or liberty of passing back.
  • * Shakespeare
  • Thou shalt have egress and regress;

    Derived terms

    * infinite regress

    Verb

    (es)
  • To move backwards to an earlier stage; to devolve.
  • (statistics) To perform a regression on an explanatory variable.
  • When we regress Y on X, we use the values of variable X to predict those Y.

    Synonyms

    * backslide

    Antonyms

    * proceed * progress

    regressed

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (regress)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That has been subject to regression