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"progressive" Meaning in English

1. a tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going
Part of speech : noun
2. favoring or promoting reform (often by government action)
Part of speech : adjective
3. a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties
Part of speech : noun
4. advancing in severity
Part of speech : adjective
Example : progressive paralysis
5. (of a card game or a dance) involving a series of sections for which the participants successively change place or relative position
Part of speech : adjective
Example : progressive euchre
6. favoring or promoting progress
Part of speech : adjective
Example : progressive schools
7. of taxes, adjusted so that the rate increases as the amount of income increases
Part of speech : adjective
Example : The legislator believed that progressive taxation was the fairest way to distribute the costs of society.
8. gradually advancing in extent
Part of speech : adjective

Translation for "progressive"

progressive meaning in Spanish : progresivo
  • progressive meaning in German : progressiv
  • progressive meaning in Russian : прогрессирующий
  • progressive meaning in Portuguese : progressivo
  • progressive meaning in Chinese : 进步
  • progressive meaning in Japanese : プログレッシブ
  • progressive meaning in Tamil : முற்போக்கான
  • progressive meaning in Arabic : تدريجي
  • progressive meaning in Turkish : ilerici
  • progressive meaning in Hindi : प्रगतिशील
  • progressive meaning in Telugu : ప్రగతిశీల
  • progressive meaning in French : progressive
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