Synonyms for Progress:

n.

forward, mover, action, movement, flight, transfer, disturbance. evolution, history, Evolvement, maturation, unfolding, a giant step/leap/stride, the march of something, change, direction. amelioration, plod along, melioration, forge ahead, outpace, break through. hold out, outlive, live, bubble, remain, move, live on, persist. head, press, go, walk-on. act (noun)
advancement.
advancement, gain (noun)
improvement, evolution, tour, journey, passage, movement, course, ongoing, pace, voyage, advance, headway, momentum, amelioration, promotion, motion, stride, rate, unfolding, impetus, expedition, march, progression, Evolvement, process.
advancing (noun)
moving, under way, continuing, going on.
benefit (noun)
boon, success, bonus, improvement, gain, promotion, profit, blessing, furtherance, benefit, advantage, prosperity, good, favor.
improvement (noun)
melioration.
motion (noun)
locomotion, motion.
progress (noun)
forward motion, onward motion, go on, build, progression, move on, get on, advancement, march on, come-on, shape up, come along, get along, build up, advance, pass on, work up.
travel (noun)
passage.

v.

change (verb)
shape up, come along, get along, advance, get on.
improve (verb)
garnish, improve, refine, enhance, further, enrich, elaborate, renovate, better, correct, upgrade, embellish, advance.
improve, advance (verb)
gain, upgrade, better, shape up.
move (verb)
march.
move forward (verb)
forge ahead, proceed, get on, get along, move on.
progress (verb)
proceed.
prosper (verb)
luxuriate, prosper, flourish, thrive.
sequence (verb)
concatenate, array, thread, succeed, follow, sort, align, sequence, order, rank, queue, chain, link, arrange, string.

Other synonyms:

unfolding, Evolvement, go through with, maturation, outpace, movement, ensure, forge ahead, direction, enforce, plod along, headway, break through. carry through, evolution, melioration, go, implement, momentum, realize, adopt, amelioration. history, walk-on. course. action. press. head. come-along
come along.
come on
come-on.
continue
go on, live on.
current
flow.
do well
thrive.
get along
get along.
improve
upgrade, shape up.
motility
move.
move on
move on.
prosper
prosper.
shape-up
shape up.

Usage examples for progress

  1. " I don't think the French can make much progress with him," whispered Willet to Robert. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  2. But some of us must earn wages for other people, or the world will make no progress – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  3. Again: Progress in knowledge is the law of the Christian life. – The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon by Alexander Maclaren