Slowly but surely

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Definition

slowly but surely: little by little, gradually, steadily
idiom
The business has grown slowly but surely and now after 50 years is one of the biggest businesses in the USA.

Examples

  • "Since its foundation, the Delavigne Corporation has grown slowly but surely."
  • "Bethany : Slowly but surely!"
  • "Since its American foundation in 1982, the Delavigne Corporation has grown slowly but surely."

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