Definition of Progressive aspect

1. Noun. The aspect of a verb that expresses its on-going action.

Generic synonyms: Durative, Durative Aspect



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Progressive Aspect

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progressionist
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progressists
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progressive-verb
progressive aspect (current term)
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Literary usage of Progressive aspect

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of Civilization in England by Henry Thomas Buckle (1866)
"But if we contrast this stationary aspect of moral truths with the progressive aspect of intellectual truths, the difference is indeed startling.13 (^AJl ..."

2. Psyche by Cambridge Entomological Club (1893)
"... the aesthetic terms "low" and "high" have come from a period in the history of our science when nature was made to assume a rigidly progressive aspect, ..."

3. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner (1897)
"But if we contrast this stationary aspect of moral truths with the progressive aspect of intellectual truths, the difference is indeed startling. ..."

4. The Principles of Education by William Carl Ruediger (1910)
"This dynamic and progressive aspect is produced by the leaders of mankind themselves, and all others must become adjusted to it. ..."

5. Architecture and Building (1914)
"Nevertheless it is the progressive aspect of this building which is best worth noting. For our times are progressive, you cannot doubt it. ..."

6. Theories of Social Progress: A Critical Study of the Attempts to Formulate by Arthur James Todd (1918)
"By contrast, the progressive aspect of intellectual truths is startling. The intellectual element is not only far more progressive than the moral principle, ..."

7. Saint Paul and the Ante-Nicene Church: An Unwritten Chapter of Church History by Stewart Means (1903)
"This progressive aspect is more apparent than real. For, in the first place, the New Prophecy was to do away with all ..."

8. Insecta by Alpheus Hyatt, Jennie Maria Arms Sheldon (1890)
"... the aesthetic terms "low" and "high" have come from a period in the history of our science when nature was made to assume a rigidly progressive aspect, ..."

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