What does increasing mean?

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in·creas·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. increasing(adj)

    becoming greater or larger

    "increasing prices"

  2. increasing(adj)

    music

Webster Dictionary

  1. Increasing

    of Increase

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'increasing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1852

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'increasing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3311

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'increasing' in Adjectives Frequency: #247

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of increasing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of increasing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of increasing in a Sentence

  1. Assistant Secretary-General Taye-Brook Zerihoun:

    The rise in the incidence and severity of cyber-attacks is of increasing concern.

  2. Adam Trickey:

    In drug users we must promote therapy and improve access to therapy to treat addictions as well as increasing access to hepatitis C treatment for people with both infections, although most people are likely to start treatment soon after diagnosis of HIV, this will only result in improved survival overall if the problems of late diagnosis and treatment access are addressed.

  3. Bruce Flatt:

    We have been increasing our capital resources throughout the organization, including our listed partnerships, through asset sales, long term debt placements and equity issues.

  4. Holger Muench:

    Conflicts among asylum-seekers are increasing, the mood among the right is being stirred. This dynamic worries me.

  5. Tom Fletcher:

    In the face of increasing needs and the immense cost of not investing today, it is shocking that less than 2 percent of all humanitarian aid goes to education, humanitarian aid must provide children with a safe school, a future and hope.

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