gradually
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (in a gradual way)
a. gradualmente
The changes will be introduced gradually to avoid problems.Para evitar problemas, los cambios se introducirán gradualmente.
b. poco a poco
Gradually, my eyes got used to the dark.Poco a poco mis ojos se acostumbraron a la oscuridad.
c. paulatinamente
Start with short periods, then gradually increase the amount of exercise you do.Empieza con periodos cortos, luego aumenta paulatinamente el tiempo que dedicas al ejercicio.
d. suavemente (incline)
The path rises gradually at first, then there is a short steep section.El camino sube suavemente al comienzo, luego viene una corta sección empinada.
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gradually
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. gradualmente
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gradually [ˈɡrædjʊəlɪ]
adverb
1 (slowly) gradualmente; paulatinamente
the situation was gradually improving la situación iba mejorando gradualmente or paulatinamente
it gradually became clear to them that gradually, he is rebuilding his life gradually, she felt herself dropping off
2 (not steeply) suavemente
the ground rises gradually to the north el terreno se va elevando suavemente hacia el norte
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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gradually increase
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