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dandan
adverb, adverb taking the to particle, noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[だん()·だん()]
dandan
[だん()·だん()]
dandan

English Meaning(s) for だんだん

adverb, adverb taking the to particle
  1. gradually; by degrees; little by little; more and more; increasingly
noun
  1. steps; stairs; staircase; terrace

Definition and Synonyms for だんだん

Bit By Bit in a gradual manner
Synonyms: じわり, じわる, ぎざぎざ, じわっと, じんわり, だんだん, ちびちび, ひたひた, ぼちぼち, ぼつぼつ, ぽちぽち, ぽつぽつ, ゆっくり, ようやく, ようよう, ジワジワ, おもむろに, 少しずつ, 徐々, 徐々に, 次第, 次第に, 次第次第に, 漸次, 漸漸, 漸進的, 追々
Stairs a flight of stairs or a flight of steps
Synonyms: しな, はしご, ぎざぎざ, だんだん, 懸け橋, , 梯子段, , , 階段
Stairway a way of access (upward and downward) consisting of a set of steps
Synonyms: しな, ぎざぎざ, だんだん, 上がり段, , , 階梯, 階段, 階段室

Categories だんだん is a member of

Stairway a way of access (upward and downward) consisting of a set of steps
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Way any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another
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Sample Sentences for だんだん

The effects of the medicine were wearing off.
It seems that it is getting warmer and warmer every year.
The older we grow the less innocent we become.
My eyesight is getting worse.
The grapes are getting mature.

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