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We found 42 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word less:
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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. -less, less: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. less: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. -less, less: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. less: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. -less, less: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. less: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. -less, less: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Less, -less: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. -less, less: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. -less, less: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. less: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Less, -less, less, less: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. -less, less: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. less: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. less: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. LESS, Less (Unix), Less (band), Less (disambiguation), Less (software), Less (unix command), Less, -less, .less: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Less, -less: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. less: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. less: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. less: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. less: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. -less, less: MyWord.info [home, info]
  23. LESS: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  24. less: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. less: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. less: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. Less, less: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. less: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. Less: UVic Writer's Guide [home, info]
  30. less: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. less: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. -less, less: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. LESS: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. LESS: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. LESS: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  4. less: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. less: LITTLE EXPLORERS(TM) Picture Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Less: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  3. less: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. less: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (less)

adjective:  (nonstandard in some uses but often idiomatic with measure phrases) fewer ("Less than three weeks")
adjective:  (usually preceded by `no') lower in esteem ("No less a person than the king himself")
adjective:  (usually preceded by `no') lower in quality ("No less than perfect")
adverb:  used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs ("Less interesting")
adverb:  comparative of little ("She walks less than she should")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #31634)

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Phrases that include less:   skill less, gill less, couldn't care less, hammer less, none the less, more...

Words similar to less:   little, lower, minus, below, decreased, decreasingly, fewer, off, to a lesser extent, more...

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