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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - One thing at a time adv. - A little bit at a time.

Usage examples (37)
  • The research structure has developed piecemeal
  • Away from me, apt son of a tyrant, lest I tear you in piecemeal!
  • Unlike rail projects, bus improvements can be feasibly undertaken in piecemeal ways rather than in quantum leaps.
  • To come across poems piecemeal is temporarily satisfying, but to hold an entire book is a relationship commitment. for more
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