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2 definitions found
 for more or less
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  more or less
      adv 1: (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct;
             "lasted approximately an hour"; "in just about a minute";
             "he's about 30 years old"; "I've had about all I can
             stand"; "we meet about once a month"; "some forty people
             came"; "weighs around a hundred pounds"; "roughly
             $3,000"; "holds 3 gallons, more or less"; "20 or so
             people were at the party" [syn: approximately, about,
             close to, just about, some, roughly, more or
             less, around, or so]
      2: to a small degree or extent; "his arguments were somewhat
         self-contradictory"; "the children argued because one slice
         of cake was slightly larger than the other" [syn: slightly,
         somewhat, more or less]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  29 Moby Thesaurus words for "more or less":
     about, all but, almost, approximately, approximatively, as good as,
     circa, fairly, for practical purposes, generally,
     generally speaking, in round numbers, just about, kind of,
     moderately, most, nearly, plus ou moins, practically, pretty,
     rather, roughly, roughly speaking, roundly, say, some, something,
     sort of, well-nigh
  
  

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