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EN[mɔː] [mɔɹ] [mo(ː)ɹ] [moə] [-ɔː(ɹ)]
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    Definition of more in English Dictionary

  • NounPLmoresSUF-more
    1. An extra amount or extent.
      1. OBS a carrot; a parsnip.
        1. (dialectal) a root; stock.
          1. A plant.
          2. VerbSGmoresPRmoringPT, PPmored
            1. VT To root up.
            2. Adverb
              1. To a greater degree or extent.
                1. He walks more in the morning these days. ‎
              2. (now poetic) In negative constructions: any further, any longer; any more.
                1. Used alone to form the comparative form of adjectives and adverbs.
                  1. You're more beautiful than I ever imagined. ‎
                2. (now dialectal or humorous) Used in addition to an inflected comparative form. (Standard until the 18thc.).
                  1. I was more better at English than you. ‎
              3. Determiner
                1. Comparative form of many: in greater number. (Used for a discrete quantity.).
                  1. More people are arriving. ‎
                  2. There are more ways to do this than I can count. ‎
                2. Comparative form of much: in greater quantity, amount, or proportion. (Used for a continuous quantity.).
                  1. I want more soup;  I need more time ‎
                  2. There's more caffeine in my coffee than in the coffee you get in most places. ‎
              4. More Examples
                1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                  • These performances had been a success with audiences, also refreshing the 'typical' Opera North demographic and making the transition from concert-goer to opera-goer more fluid.
                  • Generally those with more responsibility outearn those with less.
                  • The 1984 premiere production (and, judging from a few reviews, the subsequent stagings) was much more solemn.
                2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                  • More recently, other biological drugs, such as ustekinumab, ixekizumab, tofacitinib, secukinumab and briakinumab, have targeted immunological mediators of the disease.
                  • More informally: vegemite and marmite share some property.
                  • More than a mere source of Promethean sustenance to thwart the cold and cook one's meat, wood was quite simply mankind's first industrial and manufacturing fuel.
                3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                  • The French soldiers [ …] from their youth have been practiced and ured in feats of arms. — Sir T. More.
                  • When choosing software, don't have eyes bigger than your stomach. Rather, stick to whatever level of software you need, and no more.
                  • In a 23-16 loss in Detroit, Tampa Bay outgained the Lions, 422-278; Jeff Garcia outpassed Jon Kitna, 316-147; the Buccaneers had the ball for 11 minutes 40 seconds more.
              • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                1. Adverbs
                  • Degree adverbs
                    • Uncomparable adverbs
                    • Determiners
                      • Nouns
                        • Countable nouns
                          • Singularia tantum
                            • Uncountable nouns
                          • Verbs
                            • Transitive verbs
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                          5. en morel
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                          Meaning of more for the defined word.

                          Grammatically, this word "more" is an adverb, more specifically, a degree adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a determiner. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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