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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (growing)
a. creciente
There seems to be an increasing gap between the people's interests and those of the ruling class.Parece haber un desfase creciente entre los intereses del pueblo y los de la clase gobernante.
b. cada vez mayor
There's an increasing interest in crime drama.Existe un interés cada vez mayor en dramas policiacos.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. creciente
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increasing [ɪnˈkriːsɪŋ]
[+number, amount] creciente; cada vez mayor
an increasing number of women are going out to work un creciente número de mujeres va a trabajar; el número de mujeres que trabajan va en aumento or es cada vez mayor
people are coming out to the concerts in increasing numbers the director is coming under increasing criticism there has been increasing interest in the exhibition over the last few weeks
the president is under increasing pressure to resign el presidente recibe cada vez más presiones para presentar la dimisión
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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