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Definitions of "more"

  • Greater in number: a hall with more seats. adjective
  • Greater in size, amount, extent, or degree: more land; more support. adjective
  • Additional; extra: She needs some more time. adjective
  • A greater or additional quantity, number, degree, or amount: The more I see of you the more I like you. noun
  • A greater or additional number of persons or things: I opened only two bottles but more were in the refrigerator. pronoun
  • To or in a greater extent or degree: loved him even more. adverb
  • Used to form the comparative of many adjectives and adverbs: more difficult; more softly. See Usage Note at perfect. adverb
  • In addition: phoned twice more. adverb
  • Moreover; furthermore. adverb
  • more and more To a steadily increasing extent or degree: getting more and more worried. idiom
  • more or less About; approximately: holds two tons, more or less. idiom
  • more or less To an undetermined degree: were more or less in agreement. idiom
  • Comparative form of many: in greater number. (Used for a discrete quantity.) determiner
  • ​ Comparative form of much: in greater quantity, amount, or proportion. (Used for a continuous quantity.) determiner
  • An increased amount or quantity. noun
  • a carrot; a parsnip. noun
  • a root; stock. noun
  • A plant. noun
  • To root up. verb

The word "more" in example sentences

• More carbon footprints: nuclear war, a cappuccino, more• Understand more about carbon footprints. [What's the carbon footprint of … a banana?]

There you'll be, a furious collection of primordial organelles focused like a coherent light machine on the hyperholistic sublimity of 'appliance' as a signifier of more than simply an instance of a particular hardware configuration, but as an aggregation of physical nature with the abstraction of 'applicabilty,'  more than just a word, but a magickal spell that conjures technology out of ecology.. [Whole Day Off]

And so I did, but more slowly;  more grace, more panache, moresex.. [Should you ever be allowed to feel this good?]

• More carbon footprints: nuclear war, cycling a mile, more• Understand more about carbon footprints. [What's the carbon footprint of ... a new car?]

The Calvin & Hobbes futurefic "Every Day is a Reminder" got more than a thousand fewer hits than "They Come in Threes" and over a third *more* comments.. [yuletide 2009: hit counts, comments, and predictions for 2010]

• Republic manager says Gibson must play more to grow more• 'To what club could I go to improve my game?' says midfielder. [Darron Gibson: Trapattoni is wrong to say United are holding me back]

And then do it some more to reduce *more* abortions.. ["There is a negative image associated with abortion … and it’s going to carry with it a stigma that will be associated with your facility."]

As the mother of four, I'm more concerned not terribly concerned but *more* concerned with the next youngest.. [The wild speculation that Sarah Palin is not the real mother of the new baby she presents as her own.]

It showed that women started on supplemental estrogens two or more years after menopause actually had * more* heart disease and died younger because of it, the exact opposite of the retrospective study's conclusion.. [A PROSPECTIVE, RANDOMIZED, PLACEBO-CONTROLLED, DOUBLE-BLIND, CLINICAL TRIAL COMPARING ...]

That, and my own realization as a teenager that when I gained weight, it was my biceps becoming more masculine note: *more* masculine, not masculine - they're still pretty scrawny that caused the change.. [My fat (but actually very normal-sized) legs]

But it's more than that: unless they meant to set it similarly low across the board, it effectively endorses the position that the mere mention of GLBT identities is in fact *more* offensive than the usual general chat chatter in many zones about how a certain monster just raped a group, or about how one character wants to see another's tits, or what have you.. [And the sign said...]

Those who are keen on this issue can find more information there, including discussion of *more* of the mistakes of MM.. [Some Principal Components Illustrations « Climate Audit]

If you carry a balance of X, you want to pay attention to how much more you're paying in interest to get the frequent flier miles, because you don't want to be, overall, spending *more* to get them than you would to just buy the plane tickets.. [One Bright Star (1B*) Reignited]

And if you feel like something even more special, they have even *more* options!. [L'ami Jean]

Regarding love me love my dog, couldn't agree more, the dog is a member of your family, others bring spoiled rotten misbehaving obnoxious children, why not bring a friendly well trained housebroken pet..much better company than a child..more lovable too!. [Dates and Dogs]

I don't think anybody argued it's pocket change, I think the point is more that good software saves you enough time and effort that it's worth *more* than pocket change.. [How I am using Movable Type - Anil Dash]

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