|1.||[ adverb ] used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs|
"more interesting" "more beautiful" "more quickly"
|2.||[ adjective ] (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree|
"more land" "more support" "more rain fell" "more than a gallon"
|Related terms:||less comparative much|
|3.||[ adjective ] (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"
|Related terms:||fewer comparative many_more more_than many|
|4.||[ noun ] (politics,writing) a greater or additional quantity or number or degree or amount|
: "the more I see of you the more I like you"
|Related terms:||writer statesman relative_quantity|
|5.||[ adjective ] existing or coming by way of addition|
"an additional problem" "further information" "there will be further delays" "took more time"
|6.||[ adverb ] comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent|
"he works more now" "they eat more than they should"
|7.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5396|
|8.||[ noun ] (politics,writing) 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|
|Related terms:||writer statesman|