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  Definition of progress
  1. gradual improvement or growth or development; "advancement of knowledge"; "great progress in the arts"
  2. the act of moving forward toward a goal
  3. a movement forward; "he listened for the progress of the troops"
  4. develop in a positive way; "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up"
  5. form or accumulate steadily; "Resistance to the manager''s plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
  6. move forward, also in the metaphorical sense; "Time marches on"
Similar Words: advancement, progression, procession, advance, forward motion, onward motion, come on, come along, get on, get along, shape up, build up, work up, build, pass on, move on, march on, go on

 

Hyponyms: forwarding, furtherance, promotion, stride, work flow, workflow, push, career, life history, march, plain sailing, clear sailing, easy going, leapfrog, headway, head, climb, forge, penetrate, creep up, sneak up, encroach, infringe, impinge, press on, push on, plough on, string, string along, pass, overtake, overhaul, close in, draw in, edge, inch, ratchet, rachet up, ratchet down, elapse, lapse, slip by, glide by, slip away, go by, slide by, go along

 

Grouped Verbs: build, build up, work up, ramp up

 

Derivational Morphology: build up, work up, build, come on, come along, advance, get on, get along, shape up, bring forward, pass on, move on, march on, go on, proceed, go forward, continue, improvement, betterment, progression, procession, advancement, forward motion, onward motion, advancer

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 进步   Dutch: vooruitgang  
Esperanto: progreso   Finnish: edistys  
French: progrès   German: Fortschritt  
Greek: πρόοδος   Hungarian: haladás  
Ido: progreso   Italian: progresso  
Japanese: 進歩   Korean: 전진  
Novial: progrese   Portuguese: progresso  
Russian: прогресс   Spanish: progreso  
Swedish: framsteg  
 
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