more and more
adverb Date: 13th century to a progressively increasing extent

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  • More and more — More More, adv. 1. In a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree. (a) With a verb or participle. [1913 Webster] Admiring more The riches of Heaven s pavement. Milton. [1913 Webster] (b) With an adjective or adverb (instead of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The more -- the more — More More, adv. 1. In a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree. (a) With a verb or participle. [1913 Webster] Admiring more The riches of Heaven s pavement. Milton. [1913 Webster] (b) With an adjective or adverb (instead of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The more and less — More More, n. 1. A greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with. [1913 Webster] And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less. Ex. xvi. 17. [1913 Webster] 2. That …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 1 E19 s and more — To help compare orders of magnitude of different times, this page lists times longer than 1019 seconds (317 billion years). See also Heat death of the universe .Some radioisotopes have extremely long half lives: *(1.4 ± 0.4) times; 1017 years… …   Wikipedia

  • More — More, adv. 1. In a greater quantity; in or to a greater extent or degree. (a) With a verb or participle. [1913 Webster] Admiring more The riches of Heaven s pavement. Milton. [1913 Webster] (b) With an adjective or adverb (instead of the suffix… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • More — More, n. 1. A greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with. [1913 Webster] And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less. Ex. xvi. 17. [1913 Webster] 2. That… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • and then some — And a lot more; and more too. * /It would cost all the money he had and then some./ * /Talking his way out of this trouble was going to take all his wits and then some./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • and then some — And a lot more; and more too. * /It would cost all the money he had and then some./ * /Talking his way out of this trouble was going to take all his wits and then some./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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