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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Lesser(0.01171 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Lesser.
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adj 1: of less size or importance; “the lesser anteater”; “the
lesser of two evils” [ant: greater]
2: smaller in size or amount or value; “the lesser powers of
Europe”; “the lesser anteater” English → English (gcide)
Lesser \Less"er\ (l[e^]s"[~e]r), a. [This word is formed by
adding anew the compar. suffix -er (in which r is from an
original s) to less. See Less, a.]
Less; smaller; inferior.
God made . . . the lesser light to rule the night.
--Gen. i. 15.
Note: Lesser is used for less, now the compar. of little, in
certain special instances in which its employment has
become established by custom; as, Lesser Asia (i. e.,
Asia Minor), the lesser light, and some others; also in
poetry, for the sake of the meter, and in prose where
its use renders the passage more euphonious.
The more my prayer, the lesser is my grace.
The larger here, and there the lesser lambs.
By the same reason may a man, in the state of
nature, punish the lesser breaches of the law.
Lesser \Less"er\, adv.
Less. [Obs.] --Shak.