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Princeton's WordNet

  1. increasingly, progressively, more and moreadverb

    advancing in amount or intensity

    "she became increasingly depressed"


  1. progressivelyadverb

    In a progressive manner.

  2. progressivelyadverb

    As part of a progression.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Progressivelyadverb

    By gradual steps or regular course.

    Etymology: from progressive.

    The reason why they fall in that order, from the greatest epacts progressively to the least, is, because the greatest epacts denote a greater distance of the moon before the sun, and consequently a nearer approach to her conjunction. William Holder.


  1. progressively

    Progressively means gradually or steadily advancing or developing over time. It often implies an improvement or forward movement towards a specific goal, objective, or higher complexity. It can refer to changes in social, political, technological, or personal contexts. The term can also suggest open-minded or innovative views that challenge traditional norms.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of progressively in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of progressively in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of progressively in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Carruthers:

    A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.

  2. Chief Executive Tom Albanese:

    The current oversupply positions in some of these products will be progressively whittled away by the continued - albeit slower - demand growth in most of the commodities we produce.

  3. Tim Buckley:

    It is a way of expanding China's growing global presence and dominant economic force, and it progressively reorients the world from the U.S. and European-centric view of the last fifty years.

  4. Manuel Valls:

    In France, we have long favored the diesel engine. This was a mistake, and we will progressively undo that, intelligently and pragmatically.

  5. Ingrid Skop:

    Judicial Watch’s action shines light on the FDA’s lack of transparency regarding the dangerous drug mifepristone, after 22 years, and progressively diminished supervision, the American public still has no reassurance regarding the quality of the manufacturing process or the quantity of complications because the FDA does not mandate complication reporting unless it results in a woman’s death.

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    an attitude of irreverence or contempt for a divinity
    • A. anestrus
    • B. profaneness
    • C. urus
    • D. larceny

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