English version

lapsed

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlapsedlapsed /læpst/ adjective [only before noun]  PASTno longer having the beliefs you used to have, especially religious beliefs opp practising a lapsed Catholic
Examples from the Corpus
lapsed CatholicInstead, I did some-thing that even as a lapsed Catholic I still did for good luck on nights before exams.She calls herself a lapsed Catholic who once wanted to be a nun.
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