to an ever greater degree; more and more:He became increasingly nervous and overwrought and began to suffer bouts of depression.Marketers are increasingly using video to create meaningful emotional connections with their consumers.
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How to use increasingly in a sentence
There is a new and increasing level of acrimony, specifically directed at administrators.For Election Administrators, Death Threats Have Become Part of the Job | by Jessica Huseman | August 21, 2020 | ProPublica
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.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly? | Clive Irving | January 4, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
As the months passed and she began to cast the film, I became increasingly excited.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’ | Gary May | January 2, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
As a center for tourists, Inverness is increasingly popular and motor cars are very common.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car | Thomas D. Murphy
He had grown weary of an easy-going life, and the desire to start afresh made itself increasingly felt.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky | Modeste Tchaikovsky
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 Creators | May Sinclair
The towns grew increasingly jealous of extending their privileges, as these became valuable.The Influence and Development of English Gilds | Francis Aiden Hibbert