Definition of GRADUAL

proceeding or changing by steps or degrees <a gradual drop in gas prices will take place over the next several months>
Antonyms abrupt, sudden

March 28, 2015
persiflage Hear it
Frivolous bantering talk
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears