Definition of 'by degrees'
Example sentences containing 'by degrees'
The crowd in Robinson's Coffee-House was thinning, but only by degrees.MAN'S LOVING FAMILY (2001)
I waited for a few moments to let my eyes accommodate themselves to the murk, and by degrees they did just that.GALILEE (2001)
But by degrees, things will return to the way they were in an earlier time.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
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Definition of by degrees from the Collins English Dictionary