make progress


: to move forward in one's work or activity
We're not finished yet, but we're making progress.

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Recent Examples on the Web Mesa is strategically positioned to make progress towards its goals through initiatives such as solar installations on city properties, purchasing renewable energy, and reducing energy consumption. Maritza Dominguez, The Arizona Republic, 9 July 2024 The Samba craze has helped Gulden make progress with another of his early objectives — returning Adidas to working with retail partners. Orianna Rosa Royle, Fortune, 23 June 2024 He’s overseen the completion of key infrastructure projects, brought cops and advocates together to make progress on criminal justice reform, strengthened bus service and pressed to produce more affordable housing, including in suburbs where some perceive the term as toxic. New York Daily News Editorial Board, New York Daily News, 14 June 2024 Despite its lead in legacy chips, the country needs America and its allies to share technology to make progress in more advanced semiconductor manufacturing. Joel Mathis, theweek, 12 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for make progress 

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“Make progress.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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