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Synonyms for piecemeal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bit-by-bit, in small stages, piecemeal, step-by-step, stepwiseadverb

    one thing at a time

    in small stages, step-by-step, bit-by-bit, stepwise


  2. piecemeal, little by little, bit by bit, in stagesadverb

    a little bit at a time

    "the research structure has developed piecemeal"

    gradually, in stages, bit by bit, by inches, by small degrees, step by step, little by little


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. piecemealadjective

    in pieces, by fragments, part by part

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  1. Barack Obama:

    In this third world war, waged piecemeal, which we are now experiencing, a form of genocide is taking place, and it must end.

  2. Kenneth Leung:

    Many of these recommendations are really piecemeal, superficial and general, they cannot just rely on the IPCC report alone to pretend that all these issues have been dealt with and settled.

  3. Mike Conaway:

    We'll get criticized for that. But you could also get criticized of putting it out piecemeal. There's no easy right answer, all at once, then everybody's got the same gripe.

  4. Paul Delaney:

    Those little piecemeal elements of the process - the ones that potentially stand in the way of a farmer being able to buy something, outfit it and have it integrated as soon as possible, those are the ones we really want to make sure are flushed out.

  5. Pope Francis:

    It's piecemeal but the pieces are getting larger, and are concentrated in places which were already hot, today a wider war would destroy, I won't say half of humanity, but a large part of humanity and culture. It would be terrible. I don't think humanity today could bear it.

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Translations for piecemeal

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  • scheibchenweise, häppchenweise, bruchstückhaft, in kleinen Schritten, einzeln, kleinteilig, in Einzelteile, in Portiönchen, stückweiseGerman
  • desordenadamente, deslavazado, deslavazadamenteSpanish
  • asteittain, vähittäinen, paloittainen, vähä vähältä, pala, asteittainen, askelittainen, palanenFinnish
  • mean air mheanScottish Gaelic
  • darabonkéntHungarian
  • frammentarioItalian
  • טיפין טיפיןHebrew
  • kōhikohikoMāori
  • met stukjes en beetjes, mondjesmaatDutch
  • po trochu, fragmentaryczny, na kawałki, wyrywkowy, po kawałkuPolish
  • fragmentada, fragmentadoPortuguese
  • на части, пошаговый, на куски, постепенный, по частям, постепенноRussian

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