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Definition 1: the act of moving forward (as toward a goal) - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for onward motion in the sense of this definition

(onward motion is a kind of ...) the act of changing location from one place to another

"police controlled the motion of the crowd" "the movement of people from the farms to the cities" "his move put him directly in my path"

(... is a kind of onward motion ) an effort to advance

"the army made a push toward the sea"

(... is a kind of onward motion ) the general progression of your working or professional life

"the general had had a distinguished career" "he had a long career in the law"

(... is a kind of onward motion ) a steady advance

"the march of science" "the march of time"

(... is a kind of onward motion ) easy unobstructed progress

"after we solved that problem the rest was plain sailing"

(... is a kind of onward motion ) advancing as if in the child's game, by leaping over obstacles or competitors

"the company still believes the chip is a leapfrog in integration and will pay huge dividends"

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