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progressive

adjective

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2 not bound by traditional ways or beliefs
  • a socially progressive community, it was the first to provide for the public education of girls

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3 being or employing the latest concepts, styles, or techniques
  • one of the founders of progressive dance, Isadora Duncan became an inspiration to an array of free-spirited artists

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progressive

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of progressive (Entry 2 of 2)

as in reformer

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The first known use of progressive was in the 14th century

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“Progressive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/progressive. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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