-more

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English -more

Suffix[edit]

-more

  1. (archaic) Used to form a comparative of certain adjectives and adverbs, usually ending in -er.
  2. Used for placenames

Usage notes[edit]

  • No longer productive in contemporary English except archaically.

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-more

  1. Used to form a comparative of certain adjectives and adverbs, usually ending in -er.

Derived terms[edit]