Usage examples for increasingly

  1. As English tragedy advances, there grows up an accumulation of Senecan influence within the English drama, in addition to the original source, and it becomes increasingly difficult to distinguish between the direct and the indirect influence of Seneca. – Montaigne and Shakspere by John M. Robertson
  2. On account of the unfailing interest on the part of the pupils in toys and because of the unlimited educational possibilities contained in toy making, this work is rightfully taking an increasingly important place in the manual arts program in the schools. – Advanced Toy Making for Schools by David M. Mitchell
  3. The later pagan slavery, like our own industrial labour which increasingly resembles it, was worked on a larger and larger scale; and it was at last too large to control. – A Short History of England by G. K. Chesterton
  4. But I found it increasingly difficult to be consistent. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  5. He found his hostess looking white and ethereal, an appearance that she had acquired increasingly ever since their first meeting. – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  6. He enjoyed the society of T. Tembarom increasingly every hour. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  7. The savages, thus left in security to fish and gather in their crops, were ever increasingly insolent and defiant. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  8. He evidently was afraid of the invading army, and it became increasingly evident to me that I should have to look after myself if we came within shot of the Japs. – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  9. At the same time, he was increasingly aware of the depth of racial prejudice of Northern whites, and he knew that there was a long struggle ahead to gain political, social, and economic freedom. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  10. The importance of the job was becoming increasingly clear to him. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  11. The habit of independent purchase increasingly cultivated. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  12. Before this time it had become increasingly hard for him to do so, and he always postponed and thought he should feel more able the next day, until his daughter Ellen was compelled to assume the correspondence. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  13. It is becoming increasingly dangerous for us to gather here. – The Clock Strikes Thirteen by Mildred A. Wirt
  14. During his four terms as member of the Lower House he became increasingly well- known as possessor of one of the finest minds in public life. – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans
  15. Is intellectual labour to take ever and increasingly the place of crude muscular exertion in the labour of life? – Woman and Labour by Olive Schreiner
  16. As evening settled down on us the road grew increasingly lonely. – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  17. He becomes increasingly clear in intuition, in perceptions, and in spiritual vision. – The Life Radiant by Lilian Whiting