noun prog·ress·ism \ˈprägrəˌsizəm\

Definition of progressism



  1. :  advocacy of or devotion especially to progressive action or social and political reform illuminating observations on the political progressism of … the Northwest — New York Herald Tribune

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Origin and Etymology of progressism

French progressisme, from progrès progress (from Latin progressus) + -isme -ism — more at progress

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to criticize severely

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