What does greater mean?

Definitions for greater
ˈgreɪ tərgreater

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. greater(adj)

    greater in size or importance or degree

    "for the greater good of the community"; "the greater Antilles"

Wiktionary

  1. greater(Adjective)

    Used in referring to a region or place together with the surrounding area; (of a city) metropolitan.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'greater' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #669

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'greater' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1176

How to pronounce greater?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of greater in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of greater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of greater in a Sentence

  1. Sergio Guzman:

    The reasons driving discontent are still there, I don't think they will disappear on their own, president Duque will face greater difficulties in his last two years due to the deep divisions the country still has, its precarious economic outlook and its complicated security situation.

  2. H.W. Mann:

    In meditation, we can develop awareness. Our identity then shifts from thoughts and emotions to presence. Presence brings the dark into the light. The light is love. When we create from love, the greater good is done. We create heaven on earth. This is the future of mankind. This is spiritual evolution.

  3. Abel Zhao:

    Two of the investors from Greater China are basically saying,' You need to fly to Beijing to meet us before we can actually issue you the term sheet,' so I'm thinking, you know, should I just go and then just stay there until everything is over ?

  4. Andy Levin:

    I'm actively participating in the Governor's request to the CDC that they surge more vaccines to Michigan because there's no question that greater vaccine supply will bolster the efforts Michiganders are taking to social distance, double mask and follow other public health guidelines.

  5. Todd Stern:

    It is not going to be easy - I have no illusions about that - but we are not in the same place we were in eight or nine months before Copenhagen, there is a greater level of convergence on some very important issues, and there is a greater measure of realism with respect to what needs to happen to get a deal.

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    pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
    • A. disjointed
    • B. frantic
    • C. greedy
    • D. handsome

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