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forward motion

Definitions of forward motion
  1. noun
    the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)
    synonyms: advance, advancement, onward motion, procession, progress, progression
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    retreat
    the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant)
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    push
    an effort to advance
    career, life history
    the general progression of your working or professional life
    march
    a steady advance
    clear sailing, easy going, plain sailing
    easy unobstructed progress
    leapfrog
    advancing as if in the child's game, by leaping over obstacles or competitors
    type of:
    motion, move, movement
    the act of changing location from one place to another
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