Synonyms for (noun) gradual

Synonyms: gradual

Definition: (Roman Catholic Church) an antiphon (usually from the Book of Psalms) immediately after the epistle at Mass

Similar words: antiphon, antiphony

Definition: a verse or song to be chanted or sung in response

Synonyms for (adjective) gradual

Synonyms: gradual

Definition: proceeding in small stages

Usage: a gradual increase in prices

Similar words: in small stages, step-by-step, stepwise, piecemeal, bit-by-bit

Definition: one thing at a time


Similar words: gradational, gradatory, graduated

Definition: taking place by degrees


Synonyms: gradual

Definition: (of a topographical gradient) not steep or abrupt

Usage: a gradual slope

Similar words: easy, gentle

Definition: marked by moderate steepness

Usage: an easy climb; a gentle slope


Similar words: sloping

Definition: having a slanting form or direction

Usage: an area of gently sloping hills; a room with a sloping ceiling