1. A greater quantity, amount, or number; that which exceeds or surpasses in any way what it is compared with.
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less. --Ex. xvi. 17.
2. That which is in addition; something other and further; an additional or greater amount.
They that would have more and more can never have enough. --L'Estrange.
O! That pang where more than madness lies. --Byron.
Any more. (a) Anything or something additional or further; as, I do not need any more. (b) Adverbially: Further; beyond a certain time; as, do not think any more about it.
No more, not anything more; nothing in addition.
The more and less, the high and low. [Obs.] --Shak. “All cried, both less and more.” --Chaucer.
adv 1: not now; "she is no more" [syn: no longer] [ant: still]
2: referring to the degree to which a certain quality is
present; "he was no heavier than a child" [syn: no]