more more  /ˈmɔr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) 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
  2. (adj) (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree
  3. (adj) (comparative of `many' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning greater in number
  4. (adv) used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs
  5. (adv) comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent

Antonyms(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Looks like some of us need a little more sleep before we comment on this.
  2. So you circle once more.
  3. Scientists have discovered 45 more bodies circling distant suns.

News

  1. More parents join hunger strike for Philly schools

    More parents join hunger strike for Philly schools Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 2:34 pm, Friday, June 21, 2013 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hunger strike to protest layoffs in the Philadelphia school district extended to a fifth day on Friday, when two more parents joined the ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. More U.S. senators concerned by Shuanghui-Smithfield deal

    More U.S. senators on Friday raised concerns about a Chinese company's plan to buy U.S. pork company Smithfield Foods Inc , particularly in light of restrictions that China continues to place on imports ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  3. More aid coming for part-time MNSCU students

    More financial aid is coming for part-time, working students in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Pioneer Press

Quotes

  1. "You simply don't deserve this kind of cowardly betrayal," Gilbert said in the letter to the fans. "You have given so much and deserve so much more. In the meantime, I want to make one statement to you tonight: I PERSONALLY GUARANTEE THAT THE...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dan Gilbert Source: Toronto Sun

  2. But he rolled the downhill putt perfectly, saying "the ball couldn't have gone more in the center of the hole with a laser on it."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: Gazette Online (blog)

  3. "We play well Spain plays well, but they are more attractive and this is where we want to get too," Van Marwijk told reporters Thursday.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Bert van Marwijk Source: The Associated Press

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