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slowly but surely

Definition of slowly but surely in English:

Achieving the desired results gradually and reliably rather than quickly and spectacularly: the new church began, slowly but surely, to grow
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  • I'll be patient, tackle the job slowly but surely, and I'll get there.
  • Well, slowly but surely, the race for the White House is nearing the finish line.
  • This is a quick second test post - I'm getting there slowly but surely!
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