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Definitions of more

  1. existing or coming by way of addition; " an additional problem"; " further information"; " there will be further delays"; " took more time"
  2. comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent; " he works more now"; " they eat more than they should"
  3. English statesman who opposed Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon and was imprisoned and beheaded; recalled for his concept of Utopia, the ideal state
  4. used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs; " more interesting"; " more beautiful"; " more quickly"
  5. ( comparative of ` many' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning greater in number; " a hall with more seats"; " we have no more bananas"; " more than one"
  6. A hill.
  7. Most.
  8. A root.
  9. Greater; superior; increased
  10. Greater in quality, amount, degree, quality, and the like; with the singular.
  11. Additional; other; as, he wept because there were no more words to conquer.
  12. A greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with.
  13. That which is in addition; something other and further; an additional or greater amount.
  14. In a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree.
  15. With a verb or participle.
  16. With an adjective or adverb ( instead of the suffix - er) to form the comparative degree; as, more durable; more active; more sweetly.
  17. In addition; further; besides; again.
  18. To make more; to increase.
  19. Greater in number; exceeding in numbers; - with the plural.
  20. Comp, of many and much; greater in number, quality, extent, etc.; additional; longer.
  21. To a greater degree, etc.; again; besides.
  22. A greater quantity, number, etc.; something further or additional.
  23. In addition.
  24. ( serves as comp. of MANY and MUCH), Greater, so in B.: additional: other besides.
  25. To a greater degree: again: longer.
  26. A greater thing: something further or in addition. - superl. MOST.
  27. Additional; greater in number or quantity.
  28. Greater or additional quantity or amount.
  29. To a greater degree; again.
  30. Compar. Greater in amount, degree, number, etc.; additional.
  31. A greater quantity, amount, etc.; an added amount.
  32. To a greater extent or degree.
  33. Greater in quality, degree, amount, or number; added to some former number; additional.
  34. A greater quantity, amount, or number; something in addition. No more, no longer existing. Much more, in a greater degree. More and more, with continual increase.
  35. Comparative degree of much; greater in number, quantity, quality, or degree; additional.
  36. To a greater degree; a second or another time.
  37. A greater quantity, number, or degree; other thing, as, we can do no more: no more, existing no longer.

Usage examples for more

  1. Freke said no more about the Throckmortons. – Throckmorton by Molly Elliot Seawell
  2. No more of that, please." – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  3. What more does he want of me? – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  4. I can do much more." – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  5. We can do no more." – Her Mother's Secret by Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  6. " So I shall have more," said Peter. – Peter and Polly in Winter by Rose Lucia
  7. " Mehr, more," said he. – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  8. Now, one more question. – The Orange-Yellow Diamond by J. S. Fletcher
  9. But He did more. – A Life of St. John for the Young by George Ludington Weed
  10. And let me tell you more. – The Mad King by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  11. " I want the more. – The Passionate Friends by Herbert George Wells
  12. I understand, but I want to know more. – The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey
  13. They knew it, but they thought more of her. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  14. " Nothing more," said the other. – St. Cuthbert's by Robert E. Knowles
  15. Shall I say more?" – The Splendid Spur by Arthur T. Quiller Couch
  16. She knew nothing more to try with him. – Invisible Links by Selma Lagerlof
  17. " Go on, Matilda," said Mrs. Lloyd,-" if you have anything more." – Trading by Susan Warner
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