piecemeal definition

  • adverb:
    • By a small amount at a time; in stages: articles acquired piecemeal.
    • In pieces; apart.
    • section by piece; in lower amounts, stages, or levels.
    • towards pieces or components.
    • In pieces; in components or fragments.
    • part by piece; by small and little in succession.
    • a little bit at a time
  • adjective:
    • Accomplished or made in phases.
    • Made or carried out in pieces or one phase at a time.
    • consists of components or pieces; single; individual.
    • one thing at any given time
  • verb:
    • To divide or circulate piecemeal; dismember.
  • noun:
    • A fragment; a scrap.
    • A fragment; a scrap.
  • others:
    • By pieces; bit-by-bit; over time; gradually: frequently pleonastically by piecemeal.
    • In pieces; in or into bits or fragments.
    • Fragmentary; disconnected.

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