Definition of More

1. Noun. 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.

2. Adjective. (comparative of 'much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree. "More than a gallon"
Exact synonyms: More Than
Language type: Comparative, Comparative Degree
Also: Much
Antonyms: Less

3. Adverb. Used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs. "More quickly"
Exact synonyms: To A Greater Extent
Antonyms: Less

4. Adjective. (comparative of 'many' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning greater in number. "More than one"
Language type: Comparative, Comparative Degree
Also: Many, More Than
Antonyms: Fewer

5. Adverb. Comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent. "They eat more than they should"
Antonyms: Less

Definition of More

1. n. A hill.

2. n. A root.

3. a., compar. Greater; superior; increased

4. n. A greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with.

5. adv. In a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree.

6. v. t. To make more; to increase.

Definition of More

1. Proper noun. The Volta-Congo language of the Mossi people, mainly spoken in part of Burkina Faso. ¹

2. Proper noun. (surname from=Scottish Gaelic) ¹

3. Determiner. (non-gloss definition Comparative form of '''''many'''''): in greater number. ''(Used for a discrete quantity.)'' ¹

4. Determiner. (senseid en comparative form of much) (non-gloss definition Comparative form of '''''much'''''): in greater quantity, amount, or proportion. ''(Used for a continuous quantity.)'' ¹

5. Adverb. To a greater degree or extent. (defdate from 10th c.) ¹

6. Adverb. (context: now poetic) In negative constructions: any further, any longer; any more. (defdate from 10th c.) ¹

7. Adverb. (senseid en used to form the comparative) Used alone to form the comparative form of adjectives and adverbs. (defdate from 13th c.) ¹

8. Adverb. (context: now dialectal or humorous) Used in addition to an inflected comparative form. (Standard until the 18th century.) (defdate from 13th c.) ¹

9. Noun. An increased amount or quantity. ¹

10. Noun. (obsolete) a carrot; a parsnip. ¹

11. Noun. (dialectal) a root; stock. ¹

12. Noun. A plant. ¹

13. Verb. (transitive) To root up. ¹

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Definition of More

1. a greater amount [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of More

Morchella esculenta
Morchella semilibera
Mordecai Richler
More (current term)
Morel's ear
Morelia spilotes variegatus
Morerastrongylus costaricensis
Moreton Bay
Moreton Bay bug
Moreton Bay chestnut
Moreton Bay pine
Moreton Bay tulipwood
Morgagni's appendix
Morgagni's cartilage

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