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