Definitions For Less


  • (comparative of little' usually used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree


  • (nonstandard in some uses but often idiomatic with measure phrases) fewer
  • (usually preceded by no') lower in quality


  • Used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs
  • Comparative of little


  • Not so much : to a smaller extent or degree


  • After taking away or subtracting (something)

Is Less a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Less is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Less in a Sentence

  • We need less talk and more work!
  • She finished in less time than I did.
  • Less detail is sometimes better than more detail.
  • This test seemed much less difficult than the last one.
  • Which test is the less difficult of the two?
  • Do you have another one that's less expensive?
  • We earned two hundred dollars, less travel expenses.

Antonyms for Less

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