Definition of 'by degrees'
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The crowd in Robinson's Coffee-House was thinning, but only by degrees. MAN'S LOVING FAMILY (2001)But by degrees, things will return to the way they were in an earlier time. COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
But by degrees interest waned; readers dropped off, or failed to respond. FAITHLESS: TALES OF TRANSGRESSION (2001)
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Used Occasionally. by degrees is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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