Progressively vs Increasingly - What's the difference?

progressively | increasingly |


As adverbs the difference between progressively and increasingly

is that progressively is in a progressive manner while increasingly is increasing in amount or intensity.

progressively

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a progressive manner.
  • As part of a progression.
  • increasingly

    English

    Alternative forms

    * encreasingly

    Adverb

    (-)
  • increasing in amount or intensity
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  • , year=2011 , date=September 2 , author=Phil McNulty , title=Bulgaria 0-3 England , work=BBC citation , page= , passage=Rooney had been suffered a barren spell for England with only one goal in 15 games but he was in no mood to ignore the gifts on offer in front of an increasingly subdued Bulgarian support.}}

    Synonyms

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