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increasingly

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adverb in·creas·ing·ly \in-ˈkrē-siŋ-lē, ˈin-ˌkrē-\

Simple Definition of increasingly

  • : more and more : to an increasing degree

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of increasingly

  1. :  to an increasing degree <an increasingly dangerous situation>

Examples of increasingly in a sentence

  1. People are becoming increasingly aware of this problem.

  2. Increasingly, scientists are questioning the data.

  3. The situation grew increasingly hopeless.



14th Century

First Known Use of increasingly

14th century

Rhymes with increasingly


INCREASINGLY Defined for Kids

increasingly

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adverb in·creas·ing·ly \in-ˈkrē-siŋ-lē\

Definition of increasingly for Students

  1. :  more and more <The path became increasingly rough.>





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