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

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.

First Known Use of increasingly

14th century


INCREASINGLY Defined for English Language Learners

increasingly

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Definition of increasingly for English Language Learners

  • : more and more : to an increasing degree


INCREASINGLY Defined for Kids

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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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