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adverb as in to a greater extent

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There is a new and increasing level of acrimony, specifically directed at administrators.

Those opposing same-sex marriage are on their heels, and increasingly unwilling or unable to make a stand against it.

Community policing is expensive and, in an era of budget cuts, increasingly rare.

Though conversational and often witty, his meandering phrases become increasingly unpredictable as they develop.

And increasingly smart navigation aids in the cockpit brought far greater precision and efficiency to route planning.

As the months passed and she began to cast the film, I became increasingly excited.

As a center for tourists, Inverness is increasingly popular and motor cars are very common.

He had grown weary of an easy-going life, and the desire to start afresh made itself increasingly felt.

This rule has been revived in America, and appears to be increasingly relied on in bridge-designing.

In spite of the superb sincerity of his indifference, he found it increasingly difficult to ignore his wife.

The towns grew increasingly jealous of extending their privileges, as these became valuable.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to increasingly, such as: more, more and more, progressively, and with acceleration.

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