Definitions for gradually

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gradually

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gradually, bit by bit, step by step(adverb)

    in a gradual manner

    "the snake moved gradually toward its victim"

Wiktionary

  1. gradually(Adverb)

    In a gradual manner; making slow progress; slowly.

  2. gradually(Adverb)

    by degrees

    Human reason doth not only gradually, but specifically, differ from the fantastic reason of brutes. uE000153948uE001 Grew.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gradually(adverb)

    in a gradual manner

  2. Gradually(adverb)

    in degree

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'gradually' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2799

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'gradually' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3053

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'gradually' in Adverbs Frequency: #220

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gradually in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gradually in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ousmane Abakar:

    Social cohesion is gradually rebuilding.

  2. Virgil:

    Practice and thought might gradually forge many an art.

  3. Peter Lam:

    We would like to gradually step into the high-end market.

  4. Van Hollen:

    They gradually loosened up his telephone privileges over time.

  5. John Berger:

    The past grows gradually around one, like a placenta for dying.

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