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progress meaning and definition

Definition and meaning of progress at MeaningMonkey.org. progress meaning and definition in the English Dictionary.


Definition of progress (noun)

  1. gradual improvement or growth or development
    • "advancement of knowledge"; "great progress in the arts"
    • synonyms: advancement
  2. the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
  3. a movement forward


Definition of progress (verb)

  1. develop in a positive way
  2. move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
  3. form or accumulate steadily
    • "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
    • synonyms: build, build up, work up
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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