gradually

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

gradual +‎ -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɹædʒuəli/
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  • Hyphenation: grad‧u‧al‧ly

Adverb[edit]

gradually ‎(not comparable)

  1. In a gradual manner; making slow progress; slowly.
  2. (obsolete) by degrees
    Human reason doth not only gradually, but specifically, differ from the fantastic reason of brutes. — Grew.

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