Use this domain for words referring to a complete degree--when something is done, happens, is thought, is felt, etc completely and in every way.
What words indicate that something is done partly?
partly, partially, to some extent, to a certain extent, to a degree, to some degree, up to a point, in part, sort of,
What words indicate that something is done one part at a time?
gradually, in stages, step by step, one step at a time, in increments, incrementally, piecemeal, by degrees, little by little,