Definition of progressive rock
: rock music characterized by relatively complex phrasings and improvisations and intended for a musically sophisticated audience
Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:
- 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
First Known Use of progressive rock
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up progressive rock? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).