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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gradually, bit by bit, step by stepadverb

    in a gradual manner

    "the snake moved gradually toward its victim"

    Synonyms:
    step by step, in stages, piecemeal, stepwise, little by little, bit by bit

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. graduallyadjective

    Synonyms:
    regularly, slowly, by degrees, step by step, little by little, by little and little

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#4436progressive
#5074slowly
#5266increasingly
#9033gradually
#14921steadily
#16742gradual
#21326progressively
#21359phased
#42866incrementally
#52108stepwise
#52254piecemeal

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  1. Wang Dan:

    The only hope for Hong Kong's future is election, not a fight on the street, the (Taiwan) election is very important after the Umbrella Revolution. Hong Kong feels very desperate, that its future is not bright. But gradually they will see there is another way.

  2. The ISU:

    The ISU Congress voted in favor of the ISU Council Proposal 22 to gradually increase the age limit for Senior Skaters from 15 to 17 years for the sake of protecting the physical and mental health, and emotional well-being of the Skaters, there will be no change for the season 2022/23. An increase to 16 years for the season 2023/24 and an increase to 17 years for the season 2024/25 and subsequent seasons will then be implemented.

  3. Yu Jun:

    After two weeks of steady rebound, both foreign investors and domestic institutions are gradually taking profits, increasing selling pressure.

  4. from an official Japanese guide for English-speaking drivers, 1936:

    1. At the rise of the hand of the policeman, stop rapidly. Do not pass him or otherwise disrespect him. 2. If pedestrian obstacle your path, tootle horn melodiously. If he continue to obstacle, tootle horn vigorously and utter vocal warning such as "Hi, Hi." [...] 5. Beware of greasy corner where lurk skid demon. Cease step on, approach slowly, round cautiously, resume step on gradually.

  5. Philip Henry Gosse, 1857:

    If any choose to maintain, as many do, that species were gradually brought to their maturity from humbler forms ... he is welcome to his hypothesis, but I have nothing to do with it.


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