Sign In

Dictionary

Entry Details for 進行

Single Word Search|Multi-Word Search?

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[しん()·こう()]
shinkou
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 進行

noun, suru verb
  1. moving forward (e.g. vehicle); onward movement
  2. advance (work, procedure, etc.); advancement; progress
  3. progress (of a disease); disease progression
noun
  1. progression (harmonic, melodic)

Definition and Synonyms for 進行

Procession the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
Synonyms: アドバンス, プログレス, 前進, 前進運動, 荒む, 行進, 進み, 進む, 進出, 進展, 進捗, 進歩, 進行
March a steady advance
Synonyms: プログレス, 上達, 前進, 向上, 漸進, 発展, 進捗, 進歩, 進行
Go follow a certain course
Synonyms: いく, 荒む, 進む, 進行
Pass On move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
Synonyms: 前進, 荒む, 進む, 進行
Advance a movement forward
Synonyms: 前進, 荒む, 進み, 進む, 進出, 進歩, 進行
Continue move ahead
Synonyms: 前進, 歩む, 目指す, 荒む, 進む, 進行
Drive move by being propelled by a force
Synonyms: 走る, 進行
Continue travel onward in time or space
Synonyms: 前進, 歩む, 目指す, 荒む, 進む, 進行

Meanings for each kanji in 進行

» advance; proceed; progress; promote
» going; journey

Categories 進行 is a member of

Motion the act of changing location from one place to another
Show all words in category »
Procession the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
Show all words in category »
Come About come to pass
Show all words in category »
Go change location
Show all words in category »
Drive operate or control a vehicle
Show all words in category »
Change Of Location a movement through space that changes the location of something
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 進行

Sample Sentences for 進行

Preparations for the new project are under way in both companies simultaneously.
The example is a past progressive tense sentence. How was everybody taught when they were learning about progressive tense?
That project is proceeding slowly.
In a progressive tense sentence it becomes the -ing form verb, that is the present participle.
Preparations are already under way for the Olympic Games.

Comments for 進行

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.