What does greater mean?

Definitions for greater
ˈgreɪ tərgreater

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word greater.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. greateradjective

    greater in size or importance or degree

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

Wiktionary

  1. greateradjective

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

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  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
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Pennsylvania Treasurer:

    This agreement is an important first step, but just a first step, toward greater accountability on Wall Street.

  2. Matthew Perry:

    With the (U.S.) export ban being lifted, we've seen that spread collapse, and it's going to continue in that direction as demand becomes greater for WTI globally, we expect that spread to stay very narrow, and there will be times when WTI will be at a premium.

  3. Aliko Dangote:

    The world urgently needs a new economic revolution driven yet again by adaptations in energy utilization, only this time with a greater consciousness of the environment and resource conservation.

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all mischief in the world arises from the fact that men do not sufficiently understand their own aims. They have undertaken to build a tower, and spend no more labor on the foundation than would be necessary to erect a hut.

  5. B. C. Forbes:

    Difficulties should act as a tonic. They should spur us to greater exertion.

Images & Illustrations of greater

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