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yori
adverb, particle

English Meaning(s) for より

adverb, particle
  1. from; out of; since; at
  2. than
  3. other than; except; but
  4. more

Definition and Synonyms for より

More used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs
Synonyms: より, ぐっと, もっと, いっそう, 一倍, 一段と

Stroke Order Diagrams for より

Sample Sentences for より

He is by far the best student.
Tom claimed that he could run faster than Mary.
Viruses are much smaller than bacteria.
Their furniture was chosen for utility rather than style.
The stalk is a little bigger around than your little finger.

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