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"less" Meaning in English

1. used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs
Part of speech : adverb
Example : less interesting
2. comparative of little
Part of speech : adverb
Example : I walk less than I should.
3. (nonstandard in some uses but often idiomatic with measure phrases) fewer
Part of speech : adjective
Example : less than three weeks
4. usually preceded by 'no', lower in quality
Part of speech : adjective
Example : I was told that my essay should be no less than perfect.
5. (comparative of `little' usually used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree
Part of speech : adjective

Translation for "less"

less meaning in Spanish : Menos
  • less meaning in German : Weniger
  • less meaning in Japanese : もっと少なく
  • less meaning in Turkish : az
  • less meaning in Chinese : 减
  • less meaning in Arabic : أقل
  • less meaning in Polish : mniej
  • less meaning in Hindi : कम से
  • less meaning in French : Moins
  • less meaning in Russian : Меньше
  • less meaning in Tamil : குறைவான
  • less meaning in Telugu : తక్కువ
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