Definition of make progress
: to move forward in one's work or activity We're not finished yet, but we're making progress.
Word by Word Definitions
: behave, act
: to begin or seem to begin (an action)
: to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone
: the manner or style in which a thing is constructed
: the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person
: a royal journey marked by pomp and pageant
: a state procession
: a tour or circuit made by an official (such as a judge)
: to move forward : proceed
: to develop to a higher, better, or more advanced stage
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