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Related / 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

 

Definition:
  • gradual improvement or growth or development; "advancement of knowledge"; "great progress in the arts";
  • the act of moving forward toward a goal;
  • a movement forward; "he listened for the progress of the troops";
  • develop in a positive way; "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up";
  • form or accumulate steadily; "Resistance to the manager''s plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border";
  • move forward, also in the metaphorical sense; "Time marches on";

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    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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