[ in-kruh-men-tl-ee, ing- ]

  1. by a series of increases or additions: Salary for this position starts at $50,338, rising incrementally to $54,113 per annum.Instruments are incrementally added to the song to build up and fill out the chords.

Origin of incrementally

First recorded in 1825–35; incremental + -ly

Words Nearby incrementally Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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