[ pruh-gresh-uh-nist ]
/ prəˈgrɛʃ ə nɪst /
a person who believes in progress, as of humankind or society.
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OTHER WORDS FROM progressionistpro·gres·sion·ism, nounan·ti·pro·gres·sion·ist, noun, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for progressionist
He was by education and preference a Tory; by necessity he became a Progressionist.
In the new world of our progressionist teachers, it is electricity that is the real motive-power.Dreams|Jerome K. Jerome
British Dictionary definitions for progressionist
/ (prəˈɡrɛʃənɪst) /
an advocate of social, political, or economic progress; a member of a progressive political party
Derived forms of progressionistprogressionism, noun
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