Meaning of “more or less” in the English Dictionary

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"more or less" in British English

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more or less

mostly:

The project was more or less a success.

B2 approximately:

It's 500 kilos, more or less.

B2 almost:

He more or less admitted he'd done it.

(Definition of “more or less” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"more or less" in American English

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more or less

approximately:

It weighs 50 pounds, more or less.

(Definition of “more or less” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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