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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Little by little.

Usage examples (35)
  • Mankind continues to become gradually less cruel because a few people in every generation keep saying, This isn't right. It hurts me to see it.
  • The snake moved gradually toward its victim
  • Adjective : gradual improvement in health. ,a gradual slope
  • The word gradually became more familiar in England. for more
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