progressive

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progressive (comparative more progressive, superlative most progressive)

  1. Favouring or promoting progress; advanced.
  2. Gradually advancing in extent; increasing.
  3. Promoting or favoring progress towards improved conditions or new policies, ideas or methods.
    a progressive politician
    progressive business leadership
  4. Of or relating to progressive education.
    a progressive school
  5. (of an income tax or other tax) Increasing in rate as the taxable amount increases.
  6. Advancing in severity.
    progressive paralysis
  7. liberal (politically)
  8. (grammar) continuous

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Noun[edit]

progressive (plural progressives)

  1. A person who actively favors or strives for progress towards improved conditions, as in society or government.
  2. (grammar) A progressive verb.

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French[edit]

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progressive f

  1. feminine form of progressif

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

progressive f

  1. Feminine plural form of progressivo

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

prōgressive

  1. vocative masculine singular of prōgressivus