Definitions of increasing

  1. of Increase
  2. Music.

Usage examples for increasing

  1. Those who remain keep increasing their fire! – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer
  2. Whether that, which increaseth the stock of a nation be not a means of increasing its trade? – The Querist by George Berkley
  3. He further finds that he has increasing difficulty in thinking of the things which he wishes to say. – Stammering, Its Cause and Cure by Benjamin Nathaniel Bogue
  4. As I went through other case reports, I found increasing evidence to back up this belief. – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  5. No. 3. Reverse No. 2 hardly touching the board at first and increasing the pressure toward the lower end. – Blackboard Drawing by Frederick Whitney
  6. Exactions of State and Church were increasing. – Beginnings of the American People by Carl Lotus Becker
  7. May the number of such be daily increasing! – The Dairyman's Daughter by Legh Richmond
  8. And with that the middle stage of the proceedings ended- and the last one came, watched by Bryce with increasing anxiety. – The Paradise Mystery by J. S. Fletcher
  9. It simply goes on and on increasing every- Try silence, she said. – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  10. I said in a voice that trembled with increasing anxiety, " something has happened. – The Coral Island by R.M. Ballantyne
  11. There is also a pretty large village of Americans, which is rapidly increasing. – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne
  12. Was it only imagination or were the soft steps behind her increasing in number? – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  13. They look a little sad at being left alone, and talk of going into the country to escape the increasing heat. – To Cuba and Back by Richard Henry Dana
  14. The others, in ever- increasing numbers, follow, sometimes by different roads, sometimes by the same road. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre
  15. I wish to save you trouble from my increasing your command. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  16. Go off about your business, if you have any, said Sam, his confidence increasing every moment that he spoke. – Lost in the Cañon by Alfred R. Calhoun
  17. Nor is this enough, proceeded he with increasing enthusiasm. – The Progressionists, and Angela. by Conrad von Bolanden