Definition of Progress


  • a movement forward
    "he listened for the progress of the troops"
  • the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
    - forward motion - onward motion
  • gradual improvement or growth or development
    "advancement of knowledge"
    "great progress in the arts"


  • form or accumulate steadily
    "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"
    "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
    - build up - work up
  • move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
    "Time marches on"
    - pass on - move on - march on - go on
  • develop in a positive way
    "He progressed well in school"
    "My plants are coming along"
    "Plans are shaping up"
    - come on - come along - get on - get along - shape up
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble progress

154 unscramble word found using the letters progress.

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