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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 engine wouldn't run any more so we had to trailer my old car to the wrecking yard.
                  • And even though a moment earlier he had felt guilty not to have taken Dave's anguish more to heart, Claytor found himself annoyed at being caught red-handedly dogless .
                  • We've been told by Whosers that have been to the tapings (such as Ashley!) that they tape more than an hour to get the 22 minutes or so that they actually use.
                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 civilians than soldiers have been blown up by anti-personnel mines.
                  • More work is also needed to clarify whether Empoasca onukii injures other plants besides tea, or if there are other empoascan species attacking tea shrubs in these areas.
                3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                  • Dude, get with the program! We don't do casual Fridays any more.
                  • The French soldiers [ …] from their youth have been practiced and ured in feats of arms. — Sir T. 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.
              • 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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                          2. en moreover
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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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