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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
                  • The lasting frost winter-killed more critters then all predation
                  • The politicians seem to think that they have to hammer home every policy for the public to understand it: I would have thought we're more intelligent than that.
                  • I guess maybe it's because Al is more of a think inside the box type of guy. For Al you had to colour inside the lines. Different was too much for him but still that was uncalled for even for him.
                2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                  • More informally: vegemite and marmite share some property.
                  • More meltiness (mozzarella) drips off of crunchy chicken parm ($7.95).
                  • More precisely, he is overequipped: among the items he takes from London are a collapsible canoe, a Union Jack, six linen suits, an astrolabe and a portable humidor.
                3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                  • 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.
                  • Lou snapped off a bin-bag from the roll. In her present mood, there were some things she wasn't going to shy away from any more.
                  • Girl, you can talk to the hand 'cause I ain't listenin' no 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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                          Source: Wiktionary

                          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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