Related formsin·creas·ing·ly, adverbun·in·creas·ing, adjective
Definition for increasing (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), in·creased, in·creas·ing.
verb (used without object), in·creased, in·creas·ing.
- multiplication by propagation; production of offspring.
- offspring; progeny.
Origin of increase
SYNONYMS FOR increase
Examples from the Web for increasing
The economy has begun to add jobs, but the quality of those jobs is an increasing concern.
When it comes to the increasing number of rape allegations leveled at Bill Cosby, the smoke is becoming impenetrable.Butts, Brawls, and Bill Cosby: The Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2014 |Kevin Fallon|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Vlad Burlutskiy is a civic and political activist from Russia who fled the country last year due to increasing threats.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not long after I started cutting back on food and increasing my exercising, my periods stopped.
But the increasing number of fraudsters bringing back wares to stores to make an illicit killing has become impossible to ignore.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thus stimulated, the increasing disaffection culminated in the rebellion of 1798, which was sternly and cruelly repressed.
Momentarily, now, there was an increasing assurance apparent in the movements of the man.Joan Thursday|Louis Joseph Vance
"He'll make him cry," said Mrs. Bindle with conviction, hugging Little Joe closer and increasing the swaying movement.Mrs. Bindle|Hebert Jenkins
In Germany the printers have led the way; the number of their followers in other industries is increasing.The Theory and Policy of Labour Protection|Albert Eberhard Friedrich Schffle
The increasing twilight was now just merging into night, and a wood stretched between the Northern cavalry and the Southern flank.The Scouts of Stonewall|Joseph A. Altsheler