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"more than" in British English

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more than

very: It's more than likely that there's oil here under the ground. I was more than a little (= I was very) curious about the whole business.formal We will be more than glad/happy/willing to help you in any way we can.
(Definition of more than from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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very: It’s more than likely that she got a ride home with Harry. We will be more than happy to help you in any way we can.
(Definition of more than from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “more than”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常,极其…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常,極其…
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