to a greater or lesser degree/extentidiom
Definition of to a greater or lesser degree/extent
: to some degree/extent This new tax affects everyone to a greater or lesser degree/extent.
Love words? Need even more definitions?Merriam-Webster unabridged
Words at Play
Ask the Editors
- On Contractions of Multiple Words
- A Look at Uncommon Onomatopoeia
- Is Singular 'They' a Better Choice?