English to Japanese Meaning :: less

レス, 尚, より少ないより少なく
Less :
- もっと少なく

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Adjective(1) (comparative of `little' usually used with mass nouns(2) (usually preceded by `no'(3) (nonstandard in some uses but often idiomatic with measure phrases(4) limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent, or small(5) (quantifier used with mass nouns, with `a'(6) (of children and animals(7) (informal, or small(8) (of a voice(9) low in stature; not tall(10) lowercase(11) small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context
Adverb(1) used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs(2) comparative of little(3) not much

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(1) he got it for less than that(2) I like it no less than they do(3) Alcohol use disorders are considerably less common in this age range than they are among younger individuals.(4) it happens less frequently(5) Urban and rural membership will be less of a fault-line than male and female.(6) Lower leaves often turn yellow as the plant begins to head and become less important.(7) There was some constant fuzz on the track, so the clarity was less than perfect.(8) They want more of acting and less of dancing on the slopes of Switzerland.(9) the less said about it the better(10) it's less expensive(11) sport is no less important(12) it's a question of time, no more no less(13) At first, the design of the network will seem less important than the content that is moved over it.(14) The main problem is that they tend to charge a lot more and that leaves less of your money going into investments.(15) they were less than helpful(16) So, the lower the charges, the less of your money is gobbled up and the better chance you have of matching the market.
Related Words
(1) less than ::
(2) more or less ::
(3) much less ::
(4) less expensive ::
(5) less and less ::
(6) even less ::
(7) not less than ::
(8) no less than ::
(9) no less ::
(10) at less ::
1. not so much ::
6. fewer ::
7. to a lesser degree ::
8. to a smaller extent ::
10. minus ::
13. without ::
14. a smaller amount than ::
16. under ::
17. below ::
1. major ::
2. more ::
3. primary ::
4. prime ::
5. senior ::
6. superior ::
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Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

l don\'t like it. l don\'t want
Junior thinking less of me.

l don't like it. l don't want Junior thinking LESS of me.

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 4

a bit less charming.

a bit LESS charming.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 2

I guess it’s up to you\\Nto be more or less optimistic.\0

I guess it’s up to you
to be more or LESS optimistic.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 9

- Would you say that\'s 40 milliliters?
- More or less.

- Would you say that's 40 milliliters? - More or LESS.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 7

No one\'s less happy about this
than I am.

No one's LESS happy about this than I am.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 7

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