of less size or importance
"the lesser anteater"; "the lesser of two evils"
smaller in size or amount or value
"the lesser powers of Europe"; "the lesser anteater"
a thing that is of smaller size, value, importance etc.
of two things, the smaller in size, value, importance etc.
less; smaller; inferior
Origin: [This word is formed by adding anew the compar. suffix -er (in which r is from an original s) to less. See Less, a.]
J Lesser is the stage name for Jason Doerck. Doerck was a member of the defunct laptop group Sagan, alongside Blevin Blectum, Wobbly, and video artist Ryan Junell.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
les′ėr, adj. (B.) less: smaller: inferior. [A double comp. formed from less.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'lesser' in Adjectives Frequency: #662
How to say lesser in sign language?
The numerical value of lesser in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of lesser in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of lesser in a Sentence
It is the lesser of two evils.
Higher income either indicates higher intelligence or lesser morals!
The Faster you want to go, lesser the time you have to make decisions
Be too great, like the Sun, to retaliate when lesser men throw stones at you.
This is again just a lesser form of discrimination based on a person's identity.
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