What does increasingly mean?

Definitions for increasingly
ɪnˈkri sɪŋ liin·creas·ing·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. increasingly, progressively, more and moreadverb

    advancing in amount or intensity

    "she became increasingly depressed"

Wiktionary

  1. increasinglyadverb

    increasing in amount or intensity

Wikipedia

  1. Increasingly

    Increasingly is the first EP by the band 12012, released on April 28, 2004.

ChatGPT

  1. increasingly

    Increasingly is an adverb used to define a process or action that is growing or developing gradually over time, steadily becoming more frequent, intense, severe, widespread, or a greater quantity or degree. It often indicates progression in a particular situation or condition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Increasinglyadverb

    more and more

Freebase

  1. Increasingly

    Increasingly is the first EP by the band 12012, released on April 28, 2004.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'increasingly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1524

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'increasingly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3779

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'increasingly' in Adverbs Frequency: #144

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of increasingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of increasingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of increasingly in a Sentence

  1. Warren Bennis:

    What makes a good follower The single most important characteristic may well be a willingness to tell the truth. In a world of growing complexity leaders are increasingly dependent on their subordinates for good information, whether the leaders want to hear it or not. Followers who tell the truth and leaders who listen to it are an unbeatable combination.

  2. Baltasar Gracian:

    Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.

  3. Harry S Truman:

    Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all its citizens and creates a country where everyone lives in fear.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    This is an indication of a climate at least inside of Russia in which civil society, independent journalists, people trying to communicate on the Internet, have felt increasingly threatened, constrained. And increasingly the only information that the Russian public is able to get is through state-controlled media outlets.

  5. The NFL commissioner:

    Anyone who seeks the presidency must recognize that in this century, there is no such thing as a remote problem. Our economy is increasingly global, and our people are increasingly bound to the affairs of the world, a threat a hemisphere away such as ISIS can become a threat down the street almost overnight.

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Translations for increasingly

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  • على نحو متزايدArabic
  • zunehmendGerman
  • به طور فزایندهPersian
  • yhä enemmän, kasvavassa määrinFinnish
  • יותר ויותרHebrew
  • всё больше и больше, всё более и более, в большей степени, в большей мереRussian
  • gide gideTurkish
  • 日益Chinese

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