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Synonyms for piecemeal

Synonyms for piecemeal

proceeding very slowly by degrees

Synonyms for piecemeal

one thing at a time

a little bit at a time

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Instead of half-measures and piecemeal policies the priority should be to build affordable houses for people to live in, says Andrew Little.
Allen (2006) describes two types of judgment that derive from previous discussions, a piecemeal judgment, described in the studies of Fiske and Pavelchack (1986) as an evaluation in which "consumers evaluate products attribute-by-attribute, and that the judgment of each product attribute independently contributes to the assessment of the product whole" (ALLEN, 2000, p.
Rubio has always preferred solving immigration reform with piecemeal legislation.
Andrew Tyrie, chairman of a UK government appointed banking commission, has said that the reform of the banking sector in Britain was too piecemeal and it was leaving the country exposed to further crisis.
Chidambaram further said the present financial architecture has evolved over the years with a sequence of piecemeal measures and piecemeal legislations responding to immediate pressures from time to time.
According to one of the sources, Kinder Morgan and El Paso are open to a piecemeal sale and received last week offers for six different asset bundles.
Summary: The government will move ahead with appointments to senior civil service posts on a piecemeal basis, the minister of state for administrative reform said Thursday.
He added: "The solution to our economic problems will not be found in piecemeal employment schemes or corporate welfare.
We are trying to calculate whether this is more advantageous than rolling out vaccination in a piecemeal manner," said Dr Glossop.
The text ''notes with concern the piecemeal approach to the budget process, and requests the Secretary General, for all future proposed program budgets, to take the necessary steps to avoid such a piecemeal approach to the budget process and ensure the fullest possible picture of the organization's requirements for the bienna.
But to restrict their actions to not giving licences to taxi drivers from Poland and the Czech Republic appears piecemeal at best.
These efforts must be educational, economic, political, cultural and results-oriented -- nothing like the piecemeal, lackadaisical approach the city has taken for the past 20 years.
Experts say that while The Blackstone Group's $36 billion purchase of Equity Office Properties in November seemed like an eye popping price to pay, the private equity giant will likely be able to effectuate an arbitrage by dismantling and selling off the portfolio piecemeal at a profit over the next few months.
It may take some time to pay all 100,000 of these veterans--which shows the weakness of Congress' piecemeal approach to concurrent receipt legislation.
Idaho straddles the Rocky Mountains and is a popular destination for skiing and hiking, yet laissez-faire land use policies encouraging piecemeal development often conspire to take the edge off that wilderness moment.