Progress

Definition of Progress

Prog´ress
n.1.
1.A moving or going forward; a proceeding onward; an advance
2.A journey of state; a circuit; especially, one made by a sovereign through parts of his own dominions.
The king being returned from his progresse.
- Evelyn.
1.To make progress; to move forward in space; to continue onward in course; to proceed; to advance; to go on; as, railroads are progressing.
Let me wipe off this honorable dew,
That silverly doth progress on thy checks.
- Shak.
They progress in that style in proportion as their pieces are treated with contempt.
- Washington.
The war had progressed for some time.
- Marshall.
2.To make improvement; to advance.
If man progresses, art must progress too.
- Caird.
v. i.1.To make progress in; to pass through.

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