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Lesser appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • 'Til lesser golliwogs go, will ogres sell it?
  • Now is a tie-tag no lesser a cross I kiss or caress?… elongate it as I won.
  • Traci times it; nastiness elicits a lesser dress elastic; I lessen its anti-semitic art.
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Definition of the adjective lesser

What does lesser mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. of less size or importance
    • examples: the lesser anteater | the lesser of two evils
    • antonym: greater
  2. smaller in size or amount or value
    • examples: the lesser powers of Europe | the lesser anteater
    • similar: little / small

Alternative definition of the adjective lesser


  1. of two things, the smaller in size, value, importance etc.


Who is Lesser?

Lesser: J Lesser is the stage name for Jason Doerck. Between 2003 to 2006 Doerck was a member of the defunct laptop group Sagan, alongside Blevin Blectum, Wobbly, and video artist Ryan Junell.


"Lesser" is a musical album of Tragedy Ann.


Lesser is a family name.

Phrases with Lesser

  1. lesser ape
  2. Lesser Yam
  3. Lesser Evil
  4. lesser kudu
  5. Lesser Rhea
  6. Lesser Bilby
  7. Lesser Noddy
  8. lesser panda
  9. lesser scaup
  10. Lesser Shrew
  11. Lesser Siren
  12. Lesser Tunas
  13. Lesser Coucal
  14. Lesser Cuckoo
  15. Lesser Grison
  16. Lesser Jacana
  17. Lesser Lacuna
  18. lesser weever
  19. Lesser Akialoa
  20. lesser burdock

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lesser

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Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

Foramen petrosum Sphenoid Lesser petrosal nerve Foramen rotundum Sphenoid Maxillary nerve (V2) Foramen spinosum Sphenoid Middle meningeal artery meningeal branch of V3 Greater palatine foramen Between maxillary and palatine ...

Google previewThe Palgrave Dictionary of Medieval Anglo-Jewish History (2013)

by J. Hillaby

Newcastle Fountains Abbey Bridgnorth Lynn Castle Rising Dorchester Bungay Thetford Coventry Ramsey Bury Tewkesbury Caerleon Dunstable Guildford Southampton Chichester Arundel Lesser communities Other places mentioned in text ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

Myrtaceae SE North America (Lesser Antilles) M E hygsci Myrcia edulis Krug & Urb. Myrcia edulis var. dominicana Krug & Urb. e Antilles myrcia f myrcia rouge; bois de basse rouge; bois fair (St. Lucia); goyavier-bois; goyavier montagne ...

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Quotes about Lesser


Lesser lines
From a less than minor poet
May be somewhat justified
As helping for their time of writing
One human soul. (Shalom Freedman)
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Scrabble value of L1E1S1S1E1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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