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"increasingly" in British English

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increasinglyadverb

uk   us   /ɪnˈkriː.sɪŋ.li/
B2 more and more: to be increasingly ​important/​common Increasingly, there is ​pressure on the ​council to ​reverseitsdecision.

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(Definition of increasingly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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increasinglyadverb [not gradable]

 us   /ɪnˈkri·sɪŋ·li/
more often or to a ​greaterdegree: She ​turned increasingly to ​radicaldiets to ​loseweight.
(Definition of increasingly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “increasingly”
in Arabic بِشَكْل مُتَزايد…
in Korean 점점…
in Portuguese sempre mais…
in Catalan cada cop més…
in Japanese ますます…
in Chinese (Simplified) 越来越多地,不断增加地…
in Turkish gitgide, gittikçe, gittikçe artarak…
in Russian все более…
in Chinese (Traditional) 越來越多地,不斷增加地…
in Italian sempre più…
in Polish coraz (bardziej lub częściej)…
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