- growing larger or greater; enlarging; augmenting.
- Mathematics. (of a function) having the property that for any two points in the domain such that one is larger than the other, the image of the larger point is greater than or equal to the image of the smaller point; nondecreasing.Compare decreasing(def 2).
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Contemporary Examples of increasingly
Those opposing same-sex marriage are on their heels, and increasingly unwilling or unable to make a stand against it.‘Only God’ Can Stop Gay Marriage
January 6, 2015
Community policing is expensive and, in an era of budget cuts, increasingly rare.How to Solve the Policing Crisis
January 5, 2015
And increasingly smart navigation aids in the cockpit brought far greater precision and efficiency to route planning.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?
January 4, 2015
The added charge for access to hotel Wi-Fi is not only exploitative but increasingly irrelevant.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security
December 31, 2014
That explanation is believable…but increasingly less so when you hear Jay talk about the nature of his relationship with Adnan.The Deal With Serial’s Jay? He’s Pissed Off, Mucks Up Our Timeline
December 31, 2014
Historical Examples of increasingly
"Some of us learn too late," he replied, increasingly ominous.Ruggles of Red Gap
Harry Leon Wilson
She was so tired of herself, that, to escape her double, she made it increasingly a bore to her.Heather and Snow
We are increasingly conscious of a growing discontent at waste.The Truth About Woman
C. Gasquoine Hartley
And as he realized it that morning so he was to realize it increasingly as time sped on.Captain Blood
Yet I am increasingly convinced that their spirits never die at all.A Labrador Doctor
Wilfred Thomason Grenfell