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What is more important, the reality or the perception? I am perceived to be an important designer. It's enough for me.
Oleg Cassini

Meaning of "what is more" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WHAT IS MORE

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WHAT IS MORE

what
what a lark!
what about
what for
what have you
what if
what makes someone tick
what matter
what price something?
what the doctor ordered
what you will
what-d´ye-call-her
what-d´ye-call-him
what-d´ye-call-it
what-d´you-call-it
what-for
what-ho
what-if
what´s the odds?
what´s up?

WORDS THAT END LIKE WHAT IS MORE

any more
anymore
Baltimore
Barrymore
Blackmore
claymore
evermore
Fillmore
forevermore
furthermore
hackamore
Mentmore
more
nevermore
Patmore
Rushmore
sagamore
sophomore
sycamore
Tullamore

Synonyms and antonyms of what is more in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «what is more» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WHAT IS MORE

Find out the translation of what is more to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of what is more from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «what is more» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

什么是更
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

lo que es más
570 millions of speakers

English

what is more
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

क्या अधिक है
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ما هو أكثر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

более того
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

o que é mais
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আর কি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ce qui est plus
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

apa yang lebih
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

was mehr ist
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

何以上である
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

무엇을 더 합니다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Apa maneh
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hơn thế nữa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இன்னும் என்ன இருக்கிறது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

काय अधिक आहे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Dahası
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ciò che è più
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

co więcej
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

більш того
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ceea ce este mai mult
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τι είναι πιο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wat meer is
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vad som är mer
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hva er mer
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WHAT IS MORE»

The term «what is more» is very widely used and occupies the 161 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WHAT IS MORE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about what is more

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10 QUOTES WITH «WHAT IS MORE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word what is more.
1
George Matthew Adams
What is more beautiful than a sea of water with a number of white-winged boats skirting its surface? Poetry and beauty contesting with the wind and the waves!
2
William Blake
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
3
Van Wyck Brooks
Magnanimous people have no vanity, they have no jealousy, and they feed on the true and the solid wherever they find it. And, what is more, they find it everywhere.
4
Oleg Cassini
What is more important, the reality or the perception? I am perceived to be an important designer. It's enough for me.
5
Antonio Damasio
Having a self, even a simple self, allows you to look into the world and put a mark over what is more important and less important. It's a way of classifying the world in terms of your own needs.
6
Rahm Emanuel
What is more comforting to the terrorists around the world: the failure to pass the 9/11 legislation because we lacked a majority of the majority,' or putting aside partisan politics to enact tough new legislation with America's security foremost in mind?
7
Peter Garrett
I guess for me what is more significant than success is the nature of each of the songs and of the words.
8
Haldan Keffer Hartline
But what is more, if we have succeeded in adding to the basic understanding of our universe and ourselves, we will have made a contribution to the totality of human culture.
9
Archibald MacLeish
What is more important in a library than anything else - than everything else - is the fact that it exists.
10
Mary Stuart Masterson
What is more important is finding the soul of the character, and making sure it fits well into this story. And that it be dramatic and interesting and captivating, because these people weren't entertainers, you know.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WHAT IS MORE»

Discover the use of what is more in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to what is more and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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What Is a Person?
What is more striking to this writer is the recent fascination with the term "person." Most of us have always used 'person,' and still do, though perhaps with more caution, to refer to some human being we know, or see on the street, or whatever.
Michael F. Goodman, 1988
2
Aristotle on Definition
Aristotle again appeals to this distinction, without explaining it, at Metaphysics 7.31029b3–5, although he there characterizes the distinction as one between what is more and less intelligible by nature (τ σει). In this passage he suggests that ...
Marguerite Deslauriers, 2007
3
The Limits of Knowledge
So far as it concerns the perceptual object, we might regard it as what is more or less 'clothed'—what is lacking in colour, what is lacking in colour and shape, what is lacking in colour, size and shape, etc. If we suppose that something is a ...
Paul O'Hara, 2011
4
Matisse, Picasso, and Gertrude Stein, with Two Shorter Stories
A top is on the tidy road no more than it was and what is more lasting. Everything is most lasting. A parlor, what is a parlor, a parlor is a cook. What is a cook a cook is a cross between odor and perfume. What is an odor and what is perfume.
Gertrude Stein, 2000
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What is Symbolism?
What is more, precious hordes of ingeniousness have been lavished by a number of critics to elucidate such and such a sonnet or this or that quatrain, some mysteriously symbolic image, some rare word, or one diverted from its " impure" ...
Henri Peyre, 2010
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Cognitive Processing in Women with Dyspareunia: What is More ...
A debate exists in the literature over whether dyspareunia should be classified as a sexual dysfunction or as a pain disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.
Lea Thaler, 2008
7
What Is a Classic?
To that let us add what is more difficult, elevation, an aim, if possible, towards an exalted goal; and while speaking our own language, and submitting to the conditions of the times in which we live, whence we derive our strength and our defects ...
Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve
8
What is Genocide
Genocide studies, in its overriding concern with establishing 'intentionality', is mostly stuck at this preliminary stage, but what is more important is 'what happens at the second stage'.62 Here conceptual construction selects from the available ...
Martin Shaw, 2007
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Arcana cœlestia: or Heavenly mysteries contained in the ...
The reason why there is good imparted to the medium above goods imparted to the truths in the natural is, because the medium is more inward and what is more inward abounds with goods more than what is more outward. Few know how it ...
Emanuel Swedenborg, 1863
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What Is Talmud?: The Art of Disagreement
What is more important is that the Tannaitic expressions do not necessarily follow a subject-predicate sentence structure, which may seem to be a standard in official writing, both in Latin writings and nowadays. Even if a sentence structure ...
Sergey Dolgopolski, 2009

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. What is more [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/what-is-more>. Apr 2020 ».
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