How to use Slowly-but-surely in a sentence
The field of state rights had not increased, while centralization has slowly but surely taken place.
If the vertical tube, measuring from the point where the branch comes in, is a few inches greater than the height of the barometer, and the glass and mercury are perfectly clean, the apparatus slowly but surely produces an almost absolute vacuum.
One can see how a language not originally suited for abstract problems and theological dialectics was slowly but surely improved and made capable of expressing profound and subtle ideas.
If this is done, the largest possible quantity of clay will be slowly but surely forced into any space, and, being prevented from expanding, it will be unable subsequently to absorb more water.
The Whig ministry, then slowly but surely losing the support of the country, were divided in opinion as to the propriety of prosecuting this zealous parson.Advertisement
So, as a Middle lane moron should, he slowly but surely accelerated and then overtook, at an excruciatingly slow pace.
Snail A snail bids you to continue on your path slowly but surely and can also indicate a very sexually uninhibited person!
Notwithstanding the protection afforded by sand-dunes and earthen embankments backed by stones and timber, the Frisian Islands are slowly but surely crumbling away under the persistent attacks of storm and flood, and the old Frisian proverb "de nich will diken mut wiken" (" who will not build dikes must go away") still holds good.
Snail A snail bids you to continue on your path slowly but surely and can also indicate a very sexually uninhibited person !
Singer/Songwriter/folk artist Joshua Radin has slowly but surely built up a large fan base, thanks largely to the use of his music in many TV shows and movies.Advertisement
The Bevis Saloman adds strange psych guitar squalls as slowly but surely the sound takes flight & soars into the ether.