Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “less” en inglés

See all translations

less

determiner, pronoun, adverb uk   /les/ us  
A2 a smaller amount (of), or to a smaller degree: We must try to spend less money. Exercise more and eat less. I eat less chocolate and fewer biscuits than I used to. Getting out of bed in summer is less difficult than in winter.less than ... used to say that behaviour does not have the good or attractive characteristic that is stated: I think he was less than honest with me.less and less If something happens less and less, it becomes gradually smaller in amount or happens less often: He's less and less able to look after himself.
More examples

less

Traducciones de “less”
en coreano 더 적게…
en árabe أقَلّ…
en francés plus petit que, moins (de)…
en turco daha da az…
en italiano meno, di meno…
en chino (tradicionál) 更少,較小…
en ruso меньше, меньший…
en polaco mniej, mniejszy…
en español menos…
en portugués menos…
en alemán weniger…
en catalán menys…
en japonés より少なく…
en chino (simplificado) 更少,较小…
(Definition of less determiner, pronoun, adverb, preposition from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de less
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “less” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

derivative

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else.

Palabra del día

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Aprende más 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más