Definitions for progress

Definitions for (noun) progress

Main entry: advancement, progress

Definition: gradual improvement or growth or development

Usage: advancement of knowledge; great progress in the arts

Main entry: forward motion, procession, progress, progression, onward motion, advance, advancement

Definition: the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)

Main entry: advance, progress, progression

Definition: a movement forward

Usage: he listened for the progress of the troops

Definitions for (verb) progress

Main entry: advance, get along, get on, progress, come along, come on, shape up

Definition: develop in a positive way

Usage: He progressed well in school; My plants are coming along; Plans are shaping up

Main entry: work up, progress, build, build up

Definition: form or accumulate steadily

Usage: Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly; Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border

Main entry: go on, advance, march on, progress, move on, pass on

Definition: move forward, also in the metaphorical sense

Usage: Time marches on

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