increasing

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Pronunciation[change]

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Verb[change]

Plain form
increase

Third-person singular
increases

Past tense
increased

Past participle
increased

Present participle
increasing

  1. The present participle of increase.
    His money is increasing because he makes good business deals.

Adjective[change]

Positive
increasing

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If something is increasing, it is growing bigger.
    He is worried about his increasing debt: it keeps getting bigger and bigger.

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