"all the more" meaning in English

Adverb

  1. Even more; notably, but even more notably due to additional information, either preceding or following the statement. Tags: not-comparable
    Translations (even more): encara més (Catalan), 越發 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 越发 (yuèfā) [Mandarin] (Chinese), 益發 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 益发 (yìfā) [Mandarin] (Chinese), 愈益 (yùyì) [Mandarin] (Chinese), 越加 (yuèjiā) [Mandarin] (Chinese), 愈發 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 愈发 (yùfā) [Mandarin] (Chinese), yhä (Finnish), vieläkin (Finnish), vielä (Finnish), d'autant plus (French), erst recht (German), umso mehr (German), annál inkább (mert/mivel…) (english: is) (Hungarian), móide (Irish), なおさら (naosara) (Japanese), なおもって (naomotte) (Japanese), なおいっそう (naoissō) (Japanese), いっそう (issō) (Japanese), tym bardziej (Polish), ainda mais (Portuguese), тем бо́лее (tem bóleje) (Russian), тем па́че (tem páče) (Russian), пода́вно (alt: и) [colloquial] (Russian), más, si cabe (Spanish), máxime (Spanish)

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          "word": "móide"
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          "word": "なおさら"
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      "tags": [
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      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "erst recht"
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      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "even more",
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      "word": "móide"
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      "word": "なおさら"
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      "sense": "even more",
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      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "なおいっそう"
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      "lang": "Japanese",
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      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "いっそう"
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      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "tym bardziej"
    },
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      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "ainda mais"
    },
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      "code": "ru",
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      "roman": "tem bóleje",
      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "тем бо́лее"
    },
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      "roman": "tem páče",
      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "тем па́че"
    },
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      "code": "ru",
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      "sense": "even more",
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    },
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      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "más, si cabe"
    },
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      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "even more",
      "word": "máxime"
    }
  ],
  "word": "all the more"
}

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