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less is moreThat which is less complicated is often better understood and more appreciated than what is more complicated; simplicity is preferable to complexity; brevity in communication is more effective than verbosity.1855, Robert Browning, "Men and Women":Well, less is more, Lucrezia: I am judged.1954, "'Less Is More'," Time, 14 Jun.:The essence of Mies's architectural philosophy is in his famous and sometimes derided phrase, "Less is more." This means, he says, having "the greatest effect with the least means."2007, Gia Kourlas, "Dance Review: An Ordered World Defined With Soothing Spareness," New York Times, 3 Mar. (retrieved 22 Oct. 2008):The program, which features two premieresRate it:

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life is like a s*** sandwich the more bread you have the less s*** you eatThe main point is bread is slang for money so money makes your sandwich a little less repulsive and your life a little less well whateverRate it:

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more haste, less speedWhen we are in a hurry, we often end up completing our task slower.Rate it:

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more or lessapproximatelyRate it:

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any more for any moreDoes anybody have, or want, any more?Rate it:

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the more things change, the more they stay the sameA proverb making the observation that turbulent changes do not affect reality on a deeper level other than to cement the status quo.Rate it:

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cola lessParte inferior del biquini, muy pequeña, que deja gran parte de las nalgas al descubierto y apenas cubre la vulva, y cuyas partes trasera y delantera son unidas por tiras muy finas.Rate it:

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cola lessBombacha muy pequeña, de características similares a una biquini cola-less.Rate it:

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cola lessPrenda interior masculina de características similares a una bombacha cola-less.Rate it:

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cola lessCompresas higiénicas cuya forma se adapta a una bombacha cola-less.Rate it:

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could care lessLacking interest; having apathy towards.Rate it:

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freedom lessFree from freedomRate it:

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much lessLet alone; to say nothing of.Rate it:

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you can catch more flies with honey than with vinegarIt's easier to persuade others with polite requests and a positive attitude than with rude demands and negativity.Rate it:

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the more the merrierIt is more fun with more people.Rate it:

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you get more with a kind word and a gun than you do with a kind word aloneIt is advantageous not to rely solely on being nice.Rate it:

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more than you can shake a stick atAlternative form of more than one can shake a stick at.Rate it:

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there are plenty more fish in the seaThere are many more potential opportunities available.Rate it:

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à laver la tête d’un More, on perd sa lessiveOn se donne inutilement beaucoup de peine pour faire comprendre à un homme quelque chose qui passe sa portée, ou pour corriger un homme incorrigible.Rate it:

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bite off more than one can chewTo try to do too much; to take on or attempt more than one is capable of doing.Rate it:

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delay no moreFuck you.Rate it:

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have more chins than a Chinese phone bookTo be exceedingly fat, especially under the chin (as in a "double chin").Rate it:

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have more money than GodTo be extremely or excessively richRate it:

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more at elevenUsed after a statement that is typical or should be obvious.Rate it:

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more Catholic than the PopeAdhering more stringently to Roman Catholic practices and doctrine than is required by church doctrine.Rate it:

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more Catholic than the PopehypocriticalRate it:

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more cry than woolAsserted but not grounded in reality.Rate it:

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more equalOstensibly equal, but in reality more privileged.Rate it:

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more likeUsed to challenge another's use of a term, replacing it with something the speaker or writer considers more pertinent.Rate it:

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more like itBetter, more desirable.Rate it:

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more than meets the eyeMore than is apparent or readily noticeable.Rate it:

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more than one bargained forAn unexpected and, usually, unwanted result of a decision or action.Rate it:

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more than someone has had hot dinnersA very large number.Rate it:

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more's the pityIt is a pity; it is unfortunate.Rate it:

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need I say moreUsed to say that audience can predict the result of something.Rate it:

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no morenot any more, no furtherRate it:

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no more Mister Nice GuyAlternative form of no more Mr. Nice GuyRate it:

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no more Mr Nice GuyAlternative form of no more Mr. Nice GuyRate it:

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no more Mr. Nice GuyAn implied individual has ceased being pleasant, and will now resort to unpleasant means to get their way.Rate it:

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once moreAgain, a further time, once again.Rate it:

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once moreUsed other than as an idiom: see once, more.Rate it:

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one more time for the sweet souvenirfor old times' sakeRate it:

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piss more than one drinksto boast; to bragRate it:

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please speak more slowlyUsed to ask the interlocutor to speak more slowly.Rate it:

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say no moreWhat has already been said conveys all the meaning and information needed to draw a conclusion concerning a matter which it would be imprudent to discuss further.Rate it:

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slip into something a little more comfortableTo wear something suitable to be stripped off by a lover.Rate it:

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slip into something more comfortableTo wear something suitable to be stripped off by a lover.Rate it:

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there's more than one way to skin a catA problem generally has more than one solution.Rate it:

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there's more where that came fromA greater number of similar things can be provided in the future.Rate it:

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what is moreFurthermore, or in addition, moreover.Rate it:

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