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See definition of progressing on Dictionary.com
  • verbmove forward
  • verbimprove, advance

synonyms for progressing

  • advance
  • continue
  • keep going
  • proceed
  • dash
  • edge
  • lunge
  • shoot
  • speed
  • travel
  • cover ground
  • forge ahead
  • gain ground
  • get along
  • get on
  • go forward
  • make headway
  • make strides
  • move on
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antonyms for progressing

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  • cease
  • halt
  • stop
  • back up
  • decline
  • decrease
  • deteriorate
  • retreat
  • retrogress
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How to use progressing in a sentence

Usually he looked in a little after midnight to see that the evening edition of the paper was progressing all right.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
Parts of important public buildings have been disclosed by the excavations, which are still progressing.
THE TOWNS OF ROMAN BRITAINJAMES OLIVER BEVAN
Dorcas, the way the child is progressing, I shall be out of my job before longshell have the whole post in her hands.
A HORSE'S TALEMARK TWAIN
The firing on our left was now very heavy and Colonel Field directed me to learn how the fight there was progressing.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Captain Foster soon returned, having satisfied himself that work with the escort wagons was progressing rapidly.
UNCLE SAM'S BOYS AS LIEUTENANTSH. IRVING HANCOCK
In the midst of the progressing civilization we find occasional traces of barbarism.
A SHORT HISTORY OF RHODE ISLANDGEORGE WASHINGTON GREENE
The incidents of the convention had convinced him that the Great Experiment was progressing according to some predestined formula.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
Two beings of the same age try to draw that wonderful shape towards themselves, progressing in turns towards a common aim.
SACRED BOOKS OF THE EASTVARIOUS
Day succeeded day, and although I was not allowed to visit my friend, I was told that he was very slowly progressing.
THE CZAR'S SPYWILLIAM LE QUEUX
For a time the wound seemed to be progressing favorably, but the unlucky complication of the ligature threw him back.
THE LIFE OF NELSON, VOL. I (OF 2)A. T. (ALFRED THAYER) MAHAN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PROGRESSING

  • advanced
  • advancing
  • along
  • ante
  • antecedently
  • at an advantage
  • at the head
  • before
  • beforehand
  • earlier
  • first
  • fore
  • foremost
  • forward
  • in the foreground
  • in the lead
  • leading
  • on
  • onward
  • onwards
  • precedent
  • precedently
  • preceding
  • previous
  • progressing
  • to the fore
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