Sentence Examples


  • (1676-1678) were symptoms of progressive anarchy.
  • Men of Pinckney's type were not in sympathy with the progressive democratic spirit of America, and they began to withdraw from politics after about 1800.
  • The censors, being elected on a general ticket, were always more progressive than the convention, which was chosen on the principle of equal township representation.
  • He will accept it as a stage, of no small importance, in progressive definition; but he will seek to go further.
  • The area of the lake is shrinking owing to the progressive desiccation of the country, Saharan climate and conditions replacing those of the Sudan.