Definitions of progress

  1. To move forward; to proceed; to advance; to make improvement.
  2. To move forward; advance; improve.
  3. To move forward; advance; grow; improve.
  4. To go forward: to make progress: to proceed: to advance: to improve.
  5. To advance; proceed.
  6. develop in a positive way; " He progressed well in school"; " My plants are coming along"; " Plans are shaping up"
  7. move forward, also in the metaphorical sense; " Time marches on"
  8. To move or go forward; to proceed; to make a circuit through; to advance in any sense; to make improvement.
  9. a movement forward; " he listened for the progress of the troops"
  10. A moving or going forward; a proceeding onward; an advance
  11. In actual space, as the progress of a ship, carriage, etc.
  12. In the growth of an animal or plant; increase.
  13. In business of any kind; as, the progress of a negotiation; the progress of art.
  14. In knowledge; in proficiency; as, the progress of a child at school.
  15. Toward ideal completeness or perfection in respect of quality or condition; -- applied to individuals, communities, or the race; as, social, moral, religious, or political progress.
  16. A journey of state; a circuit; especially, one made by a sovereign through parts of his own dominions.
  17. To make progress; to move forward in space; to continue onward in course; to proceed; to advance; to go on; as, railroads are progressing.
  18. To make improvement; to advance.
  19. To make progress in; to pass through.
  20. A moving or going forward: advancement; growth; improvement.
  21. A going forward: advance: improvement: proficiency: course: passage: procession: a journey of state: a circuit.
  22. Advance; course.
  23. Progression.
  24. A moving forward; advancement.
  25. A moving or going forward; advancement; advance in knowledge; proficiency; passage; a journey of state; a circuit.
  26. A moving or going forward; advancement; procession; improvement, either intellectual or moral; proficiency; passage from place to place.