all the more

idiom

: even more
The fact that they'd written the play themselves made it all the more impressive.

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Recent Examples on the Web Humanitarian experts said the deaths were all the more striking because World Central Kitchen was known among aid groups, both for its caution and its close coordination with the Israeli military in delivering aid. Taylor Wilson, USA TODAY, 4 Apr. 2024 Whether that can be done in time to alter the trajectory of a war that would be all the more tenuous without more U.S. military aid remains to be seen. Lara Jakes, New York Times, 2 Apr. 2024 Still, the sight of a swastika gives me shivers, and all the more so given that, in this age of denial and re-nascent fascism, the symbol has outlived its ironic uses (punk rock, Mel Brooks) and is simply a sign of antisemitism. Robert Lloyd, Los Angeles Times, 28 Mar. 2024 Also elevating the film into its breezy territory is the inclusion of several familiar rock tunes throughout, including KISS’ I Was Made For Lovin’ You and Badfinger’s Day After Day — songs that will make Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire all the more enjoyable for adults in attendance. Tim Lammers, Forbes, 28 Mar. 2024 People using fentanyl are far more likely to die of an overdose from illicit substances, making the need to treat them with a comparatively weak, pharmaceutical-grade medication all the more urgent. Lev Facher, STAT, 26 Mar. 2024 Dell’s new policy is all the more notable because the company had been supportive of remote work in the past. Bypaolo Confino, Fortune, 18 Mar. 2024 Their position is all the more precarious after the terrorist attack. Ishaan Tharoor, Washington Post, 27 Mar. 2024 Looking on a year-to-year basis the downward trend is all the more obvious. Eleanor Pringle, Fortune, 20 Mar. 2024

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“All the more.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/all%20the%20more. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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