Definition of decreasingly in English:



  • See decrease

    as submodifier ‘voters have proved decreasingly willing to support the party’
    • ‘Facts and objectivity remain important, but decreasingly so; in postmodern journalism, subjectivity is admired.’
    • ‘With decreasingly few exceptions, media is supported by advertising.’
    • ‘Changes in urban areas have resulted in a decreasingly child-friendly environment.’
    • ‘Dynamic debates within higher education were increasingly Africa-oriented and Africa-focused and decreasingly driven by the disciplines and discourses of their overseas counterparts.’
    • ‘Over time, the regional economy can become decreasingly dependent on a narrow staple export base and growth can become self-sustaining.’