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Definition of Progressive


  1. Of or pertaining to the Progressive party.
  2. Moving forward; proceeding onward; advancing; evincing progress; increasing; as, progressive motion or course; -- opposed to retrograde.
  3. Improving; as, art is in a progressive state.

Progressive Quotations

People always think that history proceeds in a straight line. It doesn't. Social attitudes don't change in a straight line. There's always a backlash against progressive ideas.
Erica Jong

A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to him; wherever he goes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.
Earl Nightingale

Naturally, when one makes progressive steps, there may be some who see it as a betrayal of their goals and interests.
Louis Farrakhan

How come liberals never admit that they're liberal? They've now come up with a new word called 'progressive,' which I thought was an insurance company but apparently it's a label.
Marco Rubio
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Progressive Translations

progressive in French is progressif
progressive in German is fortschrittlich
progressive in Spanish is progresivo
progressive in Swedish is progressiva
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