More, Thomas More, Sir Thomas More(adj)
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
more(a), more than(adj)
(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"
(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"
more, to a greater extent(adverb)
used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs
"more interesting"; "more beautiful"; "more quickly"
comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent
"he works more now"; "they eat more than they should"
The Volta-Congo language of the Mossi people, mainly spoken in part of Burkina Faso.
Origin: From murhō(n), from mork-. Akin to moraha "carrot", morha, moraha "root of a plant or tree" ( Möhre "carrot", Morchel "mushroom, morel"). More at more, morel.
greater; superior; increased
greater in quality, amount, degree, quality, and the like; with the singular
greater in number; exceeding in numbers; -- with the plural
additional; other; as, he wept because there were no more words to conquer
a greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with
that which is in addition; something other and further; an additional or greater amount
in a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree
with a verb or participle
with an adjective or adverb (instead of the suffix -er) to form the comparative degree; as, more durable; more active; more sweetly
in addition; further; besides; again
to make more; to increase
Origin: [OE. more, mare, and (orig. neut. and adv.) mo, ma, AS. mra, and (as neut. and adv.) m; akin to D. meer, OS. mr, G. mehr, OHG. mro, mr, Icel. meiri, meirr, Dan. meere, meer, Sw. mera, mer, Goth. maiza, a., mais, adv., and perh. to L. major greater, compar. of magnus great, and magis, adv., more. 103. Cf. Most, uch, Major.]
Soundtrack from the Film More is the first full-length soundtrack album, and third studio album by the English rock band Pink Floyd, released on 13 June 1969 in the UK and 9 August in the US. The film More was made in Luxembourg in 1969 and was directed by Barbet Schroeder. Two songs can be heard in the film that were not included on the album: "Seabirds" and "Hollywood".
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mōr, adj. (serves as comp. of Many and Much) additional: other besides: greater (so in B.).—adv. to a greater degree: again: longer.—n. a greater thing: something further or in addition:—superl. Most (mōst).—adj. Mō′rish. insufficient: such that one wants more.—More and more, continually increasing; More by token, in proof of this, besides; More or less, about: in round numbers.—Any more, something additional: further; Be no more, to have died; No more, nothing in addition. [Including both M.E. mo, more in number—A.S. má, more in number, and M. E. more, larger—A.S. mára, greater.]
mōr, n. (Spens.) a root. [A.S. moru, more, a carrot; Ger. möhre.]
mō′re, adv. after the manner of. [L., abl. of mos, a custom.]
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'more' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #73
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'more' in Written Corpus Frequency: #148
Rank popularity for the word 'more' in Adverbs Frequency: #8
The numerical value of more in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of more in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Less is more.
We want to see more.
No more Oreo's!
We're braced for more.
But wait there's more!
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Translations for more
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- по, още, по̀, повечеBulgarian
- mésCatalan, Valencian
- víc, víceCzech
- περισσότερος, κι άλλος, πλείων, περισσότερο, πιοGreek
- -تر, بیشترPersian
- plus, davantageFrench
- níos mó, tuilleadhIrish
- tuilleadh, mothaScottish Gaelic
- और, ज़्यादा, ज्यादाHindi
- ավելի շատ, ավելին, ավելիArmenian
- より多く, もっと多く, よりたくさん, もっと, よりおおく, もうJapanese
- -ius, abundantior, -us, plus, -ior, -orLatin
- vēl, vairākLatvian
- дээр, илүү, сайнMongolian
- fleire, meirNorwegian Nynorsk
- flere, merNorwegian
- plü, pli, ple, püRomansh
- ещё, больше, болееRussian
- viacero, viac, viacejSlovak
- ma, mëAlbanian
- mer, fler, flera, meraSwedish
- daha fazlaTurkish
- زیادہ, اورUrdu
- nhiều hơn, hơnVietnamese
- dipus di, pus di, pusWalloon
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