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1. progression

noun. ['prəˈgrɛʃən'] a series with a definite pattern of advance.

Synonyms

  • geometric progression
  • arithmetic progression
  • series
  • patterned advance

Antonyms

  • boo
  • moving
  • motionlessness
  • nonmoving

Etymology

  • progression (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Geometric Progression

  • transgression
  • misimpression
  • indiscretion
  • decompression
  • retrocession
  • nonaggression
  • repossession
  • expression
  • discretion
  • compression
  • suppression
  • succession
  • repression
  • regression
  • profession
  • procession
  • precession
  • intercession
  • impression
  • digression
  • depression
  • confession
  • concession
  • secession
  • recession
  • possession
  • oppression
  • obsession
  • aggression
  • accession

Example sentences of the word geometric-progression


1. Noun Phrase
Two common types of mathematical progressions taught in school are geometric progressions and arithmetic progressions.

2. progression

noun. ['prəˈgrɛʃən'] the act of moving forward (as toward a goal).

Synonyms

  • progress
  • advancement
  • forward motion
  • onward motion
  • leapfrog
  • march
  • plain sailing
  • easy going
  • movement
  • motion
  • clear sailing
  • procession
  • move
  • life history
  • career
  • advance

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • criticize
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • progression (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. progression

noun. ['prəˈgrɛʃən'] a movement forward.

Synonyms

  • head
  • change of location
  • headway
  • travel
  • advance

Antonyms

  • regress
  • discouragement
  • ride
  • closing

Etymology

  • progression (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. geometric

adjective. ['ˌdʒiːəˈmɛtrɪk'] characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration.

Synonyms

  • geometrical

Antonyms

  • concrete
  • eidetic

Etymology

  • geometricus (Latin)
  • γεωμετρικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. geometric

adjective. ['ˌdʒiːəˈmɛtrɪk'] of or relating to or determined by geometry.

Antonyms

  • mimetic

Etymology

  • geometricus (Latin)
  • γεωμετρικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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