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Meaning of “less” - Learner’s Dictionary

less

quantifier     /les/
A2 a smaller amount: She gets about $50 a week or less. I was driving at less than 20 miles per hour. Tuberculosis is less of a threat these days. I prefer my coffee with a little less sugar.Small in number and quantity
Translations of “less”
in Korean 더 적은 양…
in Arabic أقَلّ…
in Portuguese menos…
in Catalan menys…
in Japanese より少ない量…
in Italian meno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 更少,較小…
in Russian меньше, меньший…
in Turkish daha da az…
in Chinese (Simplified) 更少,较小…
in Polish mniej, mniejszy…
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