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Definition of More

  • A hill.
  • Greater; superior; increased;
  • Greater in quality, amount, degree, quality, and the like; with the singular.
  • Greater in number; exceeding in numbers; -- with the plural.
  • Additional; other; as, he wept because there were no more worlds to conquer.
  • A greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with.
  • That which is in addition; something other and further; an additional or greater amount.
  • In a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree.
  • With a verb or participle.
  • With an adjective or adverb (instead of the suffix -er) to form the comparative degree; as, more durable; more active; more sweetly.
  • In addition; further; besides; again.
  • 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
  • used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs
  • comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent
  • (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree
  • (comparative of `many' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning greater in number

How to use more in a sentence. More pronunciation.

By now I had recovered myself, for it was no ghost I saw, but a human being more distraught than was myself.
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When I asked Soolsby how it came he had been rumoured dead, he said that he himself had been the cause of it; but for what purpose he would not say, save that he was going a long voyage, and had made up his mind to return no more.
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And he would say no more, but would walk with me even to my father's door.
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Now what more to be set down?
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They had respect for him more than for most Franks, because the Prince Pasha had honoured him with especial favour.
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He was more Oriental, more fatalist, than he knew.
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Well, I've had more out of it all, I guess, than if I'd trebled the millions and wiped Manana off the Mexican coat of arms.
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Not a bit more costly, and you do some good with it.
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He had seen enough to-night to make him sure that Kaid had once more got the idea of making a European his confidant and adviser; to introduce to his court one of those mad Englishmen who cared nothing for gold-only for power; who loved administration for the sake of administration and the foolish joy of labour.
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What Joseph the Israelite did, thou canst do; for I am no more unjust than was that Rameses whom Joseph served.
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David looked at Kaid as though he would read in his face the reply that he must make, but he did not see Kaid; he saw, rather, the face of one he had loved more than Jonathan had been loved by the young shepherd-prince of Israel.
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The face of Achmet the Ropemaker was not more pleasant than his dark words.
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In the latter place he had been one of the Turkish Embassy, and, having none of the outward characteristics of the Turk, and being in appearance more of a Spaniard than an Oriental, he had, by his gifts, his address and personal appearance, won the good-will of the Duchess of Middlesex, and had had that success all too flattering to the soul of a libertine.
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He had been even more astonished than David, and far more disturbed.
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Once more Kaid laid a gentle hand upon Nahoum's beard.
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David had been left by Kaid in a small room, little more than an alcove, next to a larger room richly furnished.
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The quarters of the Chief Eunuch separated the suite from the harem, and Mizraim, the present Chief Eunuch, was a man of power in the Palace, knew more secrets, was more courted, and was richer than some of the princes.
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Besides, the game afoot was not of his making, and he was ready to await the finish, the more so because he was sure that to-morrow would bring forth momentous things.
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He was not, however, more perplexed and troubled than David, who, in the little room where he had been brought and left alone with coffee and cigarettes, served by a slave from some distant portion of the Palace, sat facing his future.
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He had an early breakfast, and prepared to go to her hotel, wishing to see her once more.
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Examples of More

Example #1
His eyes stared at me in fright.
Example #2
There he sat looking at me with his staring blue eyes and shock of redgrey hair.
Example #3
Well, it was so strange, and it fixed itself upon my mind so deeply, and thy writings at the hut have been so much in my hands and in my mind, that I have put it all down here.
Example #4
But the years go on, and friends have an end.
Example #5
Life spills faster than the years," he said.