Definition of incrementalist in English:


noun & adjective

See incrementalism

‘Adaptives are process-oriented and promote incrementalist approaches; Idealists are principle-oriented and demand breakthroughs.’
  • ‘We are incrementalists, but in this case the incrementalism is moving in the wrong direction.’
  • ‘I'm definitely an incrementalist, and if that entails being hypocritical and shifting principles to a certain extent, so be it.’
  • ‘It should be able to continue to do so by a more incrementalist approach to expansion.’
  • ‘And finally, the incrementalist approach may also prove too incremental, that is, too slow, for those of us who are used to the speed of modern communication systems.’