- 1the process of improving or developing, or of getting nearer to achieving or completing, something to make progress slow/steady/rapid/good progress We have made great progress in controlling inflation. economic/scientific/technical progress They asked for a progress report on the project.
- 2movement forward or toward a place She watched his slow progress down the steep slope. There wasn't much traffic so we made good progress. Idioms
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happening at this time Work on the new offices is now in progress. Please be quiet—examination in progress.
in progress (formal)jump to other results