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Another word for progression

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Noun
  1. Forward movement

    See also:

    forward

    better

  2. A number of things placed or occurring one after the other

      1. (Informal) A brief run or stretch, as of luck.
      2. A period, spell, or series
      3. An unbroken series, as of wins or losses.
      1. A series of consequences wrought by an event; aftermath.
      2. A group of persons, animals, vehicles, etc. that follow one another in a line; procession; caravan; cortege
      3. Any connected order or arrangement; series; sequence
      1. An instrumental composition consisting of a series of varying movements or pieces.
      2. A connected series or succession of objects; a number of things used or classed together; a set; as, a suite of rooms; a suite of minerals.
      3. (Music) A musical form, popular before the time of the sonata, consisting of a string or series of pieces all in the same key, mostly in various dance rhythms, with sometimes an elaborate prelude.
      1. A series of heirs or rightful successors of any kind
      2. A number of persons or things coming one after another in time or space; series; sequence
      3. The order or line of such a series
      1. A series of similar or related acts, events, or items:
      2. Any series of things in close or uninterrupted succession
      3. The act of stroking the cue ball so that it rebounds from the far cushion to stop as close as possible to the string line, for determining the order of play
      1. A number of things produced as a related group; set, as of books or television programs, related in subject, format, etc., or dealing with the same characters
      2. (Geology) A group of rock formations closely related in time of origin and distinct as a group from other formations.
      3. (Elec.) An arrangement of devices in a circuit, in which the current flows sequentially through a series of components
      1. A continuous or related series, often of uniform things
      2. A series of related shots that constitute a complete unit of action in a movie.
      3. An order of succession; an arrangement.
      1. (Baseball) A point scored whenever a base runner successfully touches all four bases in the proper order without being out
      2. (Football) A player's act of carrying the ball, usually for a specified distance:
      3. The migration of fish, especially in order to spawn.
      1. Movement in a circular course or about an axis
      2. (Sports & Games) A unit of play that occupies a specified time, constitutes a certain number of plays, or allows each player a turn, especially the 18-hole sequence played in golf or one of the periods in a boxing match.
      3. A complete course, succession, or series:
      1. The movement of such a group.
      2. A group of persons, vehicles, or objects moving along in an orderly, formal manner.
      3. A number of persons or things moving forward, as in a parade, in an orderly, formal way
      1. A condition of methodical or prescribed arrangement among component parts such that proper functioning or appearance is achieved:
      2. A condition in which freedom from disorder or disruption is maintained through respect for established authority:
      3. The sequence or arrangement of things or events; series; succession
      1. Development in a particular way; progress:
      2. A complete body of prescribed studies constituting a curriculum:
      3. A part of a meal served as a unit at one time:
      1. (Logic) The relation of consequent to antecedent; deduction.
      2. Sequence; succession
      3. Logical sequence; chain of reasoning
      1. A number of stores, restaurants, etc. owned by one company, specif., such a group of franchised businesses having the same name
      2. A connected, flexible series of links, typically of metal, used especially for holding objects together, for restraining, or for transmitting mechanical power.
      3. A series of closely linked or connected things:
    See also:

    order

Another word for progression

Noun
  1. Improvement

      1. Money returned as the difference between the price of something bought and the bill or coin of larger denomination given in payment
      2. The replacing of one thing for another; substitution:
      3. In jazz, a change of harmony; a modulation.
      1. An origin, beginning, or source:
      2. (Informal) An angry or irritated reaction:
      3. Occasion or opportunity:
      1. Development, advancement, or improvement, as toward a goal:
      2. Advance toward perfection or to a higher or better state; improvement
      3. Forward or onward movement, as toward a destination:
    See also:

    improvement

  2. Sequence

      1. (Geology) A group of rock formations closely related in time of origin and distinct as a group from other formations.
      2. A number of things produced as a related group; set, as of books or television programs, related in subject, format, etc., or dealing with the same characters
      3. (Physics & Chemistry) A group of objects related by linearly varying successive differences in form or configuration:
      1. A number of persons or things coming one after another in time or space; series; sequence
      2. A series of heirs or rightful successors of any kind
      3. The order or line of such a series
      1. A condition of methodical or prescribed arrangement among component parts such that proper functioning or appearance is achieved:
      2. A style of building:
      3. A sequence or arrangement of successive things:
    See also:

    sequence