Definitions For Progress


  • Gradual improvement or growth or development
  • The act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
  • A movement forward
  • Movement forward or toward a place
  • The process of improving or developing something over a period of time


  • Develop in a positive way
  • Form or accumulate steadily
  • Move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
  • To move forward in time
  • To improve or develop over a period of time
  • To move forward or toward a place

Is Progress a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Progress is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Progress in a Sentence

  • The rapid progress of the ship
  • He made slow progress down the steep cliff.
  • The project showed slow but steady progress.
  • The project has been progressing slowly.
  • The work is progressing and should be completed soon.
  • The caravan progressed slowly across the desert.

Synonyms for Progress

Antonyms for Progress

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