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progressive
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
favoring political change or new ideas (typically associated with liberal causes); or a person with such beliefs

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gradually getting more severe — as of a disease or other condition

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gradually advancing (making progress)
  • But this discovery was so great and overwhelming that all the steps by which I had been progressively led to it were obliterated, and I beheld only the result.
    Chapter 4 (40% in)

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