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Synonyms for progressive
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. progressive, progressive tense, imperfect, imperfect tense, continuous tense(noun)

    a tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going

    Synonyms:
    liberal, imperfect, liberalist, imperfect tense, progressive tense, continuous tense

    Antonyms:
    retrogressive, regressive, unmodernised, conservative, retrograde, throwback(a), returning, unordered, unmodernized, atavistic, reverting, disordered, inactive, decreasing

  2. liberal, liberalist, progressive(adj)

    a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties

    Synonyms:
    imperfect, liberalist, imperfect tense, progressive tense, liberal, continuous tense

    Antonyms:
    reverting, disordered, atavistic, returning, unmodernized, unmodernised, decreasing, unordered, retrograde, retrogressive, throwback(a), regressive, conservative, inactive

  3. progressive(adj)

    favoring or promoting progress

    "progressive schools"

    Synonyms:
    reform-minded, reformist

    Antonyms:
    reverting, atavistic, regressive, unmodernised, retrogressive, retrograde, throwback(a), unordered, inactive, conservative, unmodernized, returning, decreasing, disordered

  4. progressive, reformist, reform-minded(adj)

    favoring or promoting reform (often by government action)

    Synonyms:
    reform-minded, reformist

    Antonyms:
    retrogressive, unmodernised, conservative, retrograde, regressive, decreasing, reverting, disordered, returning, unordered, inactive, atavistic, unmodernized, throwback(a)

  5. progressive(adj)

    (of taxes) adjusted so that the rate increases as the amount of income increases

    Synonyms:
    reform-minded, reformist

    Antonyms:
    retrograde, throwback(a), conservative, disordered, returning, unmodernised, decreasing, regressive, atavistic, reverting, inactive, unordered, retrogressive, unmodernized

  6. progressive(adj)

    gradually advancing in extent

    Synonyms:
    reform-minded, reformist

    Antonyms:
    throwback(a), atavistic, retrograde, regressive, unmodernised, decreasing, reverting, retrogressive, disordered, conservative, unordered, inactive, returning, unmodernized

  7. progressive(adj)

    (of a card game or a dance) involving a series of sections for which the participants successively change place or relative position

    "progressive euchre"; "progressive tournaments"

    Synonyms:
    reform-minded, reformist

    Antonyms:
    retrograde, unmodernised, conservative, decreasing, unmodernized, regressive, retrogressive, returning, inactive, throwback(a), atavistic, reverting, disordered, unordered

  8. progressive(adj)

    advancing in severity

    "progressive paralysis"

    Synonyms:
    reform-minded, reformist

    Antonyms:
    inactive, conservative, decreasing, unmodernised, disordered, regressive, retrograde, reverting, throwback(a), returning, unordered, atavistic, unmodernized, retrogressive

Wiktionary

  1. progressive(noun)

    Antonyms:
    regressive, conservative

  2. progressive(noun)

    Belonging to or supporting a Progressive Party.

    Antonyms:
    regressive, conservative, non-progressive

  3. progressive(adjective)

    Of or pertaining to such a party, its policies, or its membership.

    Antonyms:
    conservative, regressive, non-progressive

  4. progressive(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    regressive, non-progressive, conservative

  5. progressive(adjective)

    a progressive school

    Antonyms:
    non-progressive, regressive, conservative

  6. progressive(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    conservative, non-progressive, regressive

  7. progressive(adjective)

    progressive paralysis

    Antonyms:
    non-progressive, conservative, regressive

  8. progressive(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    conservative, non-progressive, regressive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. progressive(a.)

    Synonyms:
    advancing, proceeding

  2. progressive(a.)

    Synonyms:
    improving

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How to use progressive in a sentence?

  1. Joe Biden:

    That's what this election is about. I'm happy to debate that issue and all those issues with my friends because guess what, look who won the races. Look who won last time out, by the way, I think Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, but Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won a primary. In the general election fights, who won ? Mainstream Democrats who are very progressive on social issues and very strong on education and healthcare.

  2. George Papandreou:

    It's time to build, together, a new political home that will house our progressive values, the values ??that unite us.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    I think I'm 100% prepared to support Judge Garland, i think he's clearly very knowledgeable and can serve ably on the Supreme Court. But between you and me I think there are some more progressive judges out there.

  4. Maggie Willems:

    I identify as a Democratic socialist. Progressive politics speak to me and that's what I prefer, but I also understand that I am not representative of the whole electorate, we need to be sure to select a candidate that can defeat Donald Trump.

  5. Carly Fiorina:

    But this is what the liberal media always does, it attacks the messenger trying to avoid the message. Here is the message: It is factually true that women have been hit very hard by progressive policies.


Translations for progressive

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  • progressista, progressiuCatalan, Valencian
  • pokrokovýCzech
  • fortschrittlich, progressivGerman
  • προοδευτικόςGreek
  • progresivoSpanish
  • ترقی خواهPersian
  • enenevä, progressiivinen, etenevä, edistyksellinen, paheneva, edistysmielinen, edistynyt, lisääntyväFinnish
  • progressifFrench
  • adhartachScottish Gaelic
  • framfarasinniIcelandic
  • progressivo, progressistaItalian
  • 진보적Korean
  • پێشکه‌وتوKurdish
  • ductusLatin
  • progredierendeNorwegian
  • progressiefDutch
  • progredierandeNorwegian Nynorsk
  • progressivoPortuguese
  • progresist, înaintat, progresiv, avansat, de progres, progresistăRomanian
  • поступательный, прогрессивный, прогрессивный деятель, последовательный, передовой, прогрессирующий, постепенный, прогрессивный человекRussian

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