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1. progress

noun. ['ˈprɑːˌgrɛs, prəˈgrɛs, proʊˈgrɛs'] gradual improvement or growth or development.

Synonyms

  • workflow
  • promotion
  • forwarding
  • furtherance
  • stride
  • work flow
  • development

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • disinherit
  • pull out
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • progressus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Progress

  • transgress
  • nevertheless
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • l'express
  • dispossess
  • convalesce
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • kjos
  • hces
  • express'
  • express
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • undress
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress
  • redress

Example sentences of the word progress


1. Noun, singular or mass
It also provides structure to your small business and makes it easier to measure your progress.

2. Verb, base form
This brings your core into the move and allows you to modify or progress based on your strength.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Students finish short-term training certificates as they progress, and they can join at various points in the program.

Quotes containing the word progress


1. Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
- Henry Ford

2. Very much, string theory is simply a work in progress. What we are inching toward every day are predictions that within the realm of current technology we hope to test. It's not like we're working on a theory that is permanently beyond experiment. That would be philosophy.
- Brian Greene

3. Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies in developing what is good.
- Calvin Coolidge

2. progress

verb. ['ˈprɑːˌgrɛs, prəˈgrɛs, proʊˈgrɛs'] develop in a positive way.

Synonyms

  • leapfrog
  • get on
  • develop
  • shape up
  • climb
  • come along
  • come on
  • advance

Antonyms

  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify

Etymology

  • progressus (Latin)

3. progress

noun. ['ˈprɑːˌgrɛs, prəˈgrɛs, proʊˈgrɛs'] the act of moving forward (as toward a goal).

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • unstring
  • unfasten
  • take away
  • keep down

Etymology

  • progressus (Latin)

4. progress

noun. ['ˈprɑːˌgrɛs, prəˈgrɛs, proʊˈgrɛs'] a movement forward.

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • be born
  • survive
  • forbid

Etymology

  • progressus (Latin)

5. progress

verb. ['ˈprɑːˌgrɛs, prəˈgrɛs, proʊˈgrɛs'] move forward, also in the metaphorical sense.

Synonyms

  • go along
  • forge
  • move on
  • pass on
  • push on
  • creep up
  • close in
  • rachet up
  • string
  • pass
  • ratchet
  • press on
  • go on
  • march on
  • penetrate
  • elapse
  • locomote
  • move
  • overtake
  • plough on
  • glide by
  • draw in
  • string along
  • slip away
  • encroach
  • inch
  • sneak up
  • lapse
  • go
  • overhaul
  • ratchet down
  • edge
  • slip by
  • infringe
  • impinge
  • go by
  • travel
  • advance

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • running
  • go off
  • stop

Etymology

  • progressus (Latin)

6. progress

verb. ['ˈprɑːˌgrɛs, prəˈgrɛs, proʊˈgrɛs'] form or accumulate steadily.

Synonyms

  • work up
  • build up
  • ramp up
  • build

Antonyms

  • appear
  • prevent
  • failing
  • stay

Etymology

  • progressus (Latin)
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