more or less

adverb

Definition of more or less

  1. 1 :  to a varying or undetermined extent or degree :  somewhat they were more or less willing to help

  2. 2 :  with small variations :  approximately contains 16 acres more or less

Examples of more or less in a Sentence

  1. the lot is 16 acres more or less

  2. most couples in the survey said that they were more or less happy in their marriage

13th Century

First Known Use of more or less

13th century



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