What is progressive?

  • (adj): Gradually advancing in extent.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on progressive:

Progressive - Other Fields
... Progressive illness, an illness that gradually progresses Continuous and progressive aspects, a grammatical aspect that expresses incomplete action ...
Usage-based Insurance - Insurance - Implementations - Progressive Insurance
... Snapshot is a car insurance program developed by Progressive Insurance in the United States ... Progressive has received patents on its methods and systems of implementing usage-based insurance and has licensed these methods and systems to other companies ... Progressive has service marks pending on the terms Pay As You Drive and Pay How You Drive ...
Progressive Field
... Progressive Field is a Major League baseball park located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio ... Jacobs, from its inaugural season in 1994 until 2008, when its name was changed to Progressive Field after its naming rights were purchased by the Progressive Insurance Company ...
Dan Swanö
... well as the Owner of Unisound but he achieved fame as the vocalist and songwriter of progressive death metal band Edge of Sanity ... as influential in the underground melodic death metal, black metal, progressive metal, death metal, progressive rock, power metal communities ... He is known for his progressive rock-influenced songwriting style and his frequent use of both clean and growled vocals ...
Pallas (band)
... Pallas are a progressive rock band based in the UK ... They were one of the bands at the vanguard of what was termed neo-progressive during progressive rock's second-wave revival in the early 1980s ...

More definitions of "progressive":

  • (adj): Favoring or promoting progress.
    Example: "Progressive schools"
  • (adj): (of taxes) adjusted so that the rate increases as the amount increases.
  • (noun): A person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties.
    Synonyms: liberal
  • (adj): Advancing in severity.
    Example: "Progressive paralysis"

Famous quotes containing the word progressive:

    To grant woman an equality with man in the affairs of life is contrary to every tradition, every precedent, every inheritance, every instinct and every teaching. The acceptance of this idea is possible only to those of especially progressive tendencies and a strong sense of justice, and it is yet too soon to expect these from the majority.
    Susan B. Anthony (1820–1906)

    Politically, Swift was one of those people who are driven into a sort of perverse Toryism by the follies of the progressive party of the moment.
    George Orwell (1903–1950)

    A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to him; wherever he goes.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)