Progression vs Opponent - What's the difference?

progression | opponent |


As nouns the difference between progression and opponent

is that progression is the act of moving from one thing to another while opponent is an individual or group who is a rival of another.

As an adjective opponent is

situated in front; opposite; hence, opposing; adverse; antagonistic.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

progression

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act of moving from one thing to another.
  • The act of moving forward; a proceeding in a course; motion onward.
  • (mathematics) A sequence obtained by adding or multiplying each term by a constant.
  • Synonyms

    * (mathematics) sequence

    Derived terms

    * arithmetic progression * geometric progression

    opponent

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An individual or group who is a rival of another.
  • One who attempts to stop the progression of.
  • One who objects to.
  • In team sports, a player of an opposite team.
  • Antonyms

    * supporter * proponent * advocate

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Situated in front; opposite; hence, opposing; adverse; antagonistic.
  • (Alexander Pope)
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