|a., compar||1.||Greater; superior; increased;|
|2.||Greater in number; exceeding in numbers; - with the plural.|
|2.||Additional; other; |
|n.||1.||A greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with.|
|2.||That which is in addition; something other and further; an additional or greater amount.|
|adv.||1.||In a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree.|
|2.||With an adjective or adverb (instead of the suffix -er) to form the comparative degree; |
|2.||In addition; further; besides; again.|
Yet once more, O ye laurels, and once more,
Ye myrtles brown, with ivy never sere,
I come to pluck your berries harsh and crude.
|v. t.||1.||To make more; to increase.|
|Noun||1.||More - 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|
|Adj.||1.||more - (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree; "more land"; "more support"; "more rain fell"; "more than a gallon"|
Synonyms: more than
less - (comparative of `little' usually used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree; "of less importance"; "less time to spend with the family"; "a shower uses less water"; "less than three years old"
|2.||more - (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"|
fewer - (comparative of `few' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning a smaller number of; "fewer birds came this year"; "the birds are fewer this year"; "fewer trains were late"
|3.||more - existing or coming by way of addition; "an additional problem"; "further information"; "there will be further delays"; "took more time"|
|Adv.||1.||more - used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs; "more interesting"; "more beautiful"; "more quickly"|
Synonyms: to a greater extent
|2.||more - comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent; "he works more now"; "they eat more than they should"|
less - comparative of little; "she walks less than she should"; "he works less these days"