piece by piece
In stages, gradually, as in He took the clock apart piece by piece, or Let's go over your exam paper, piece by piece. Also see bit by bit.
Related Words for piece by piecemoderately, partly, somewhat, slightly, partially, regularly, increasingly, constantly, gently, deliberately, steadily, progressively, continuously, all, any, exclusive, individual, particular, personal, respective
Examples from the Web for piece by piece
Contemporary Examples of piece by piece
Nothing on immigration reform (or an incremental, piece-by-piece approach, which will result in nothing).All I Want for Christmas Is a New GOP
December 24, 2012