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Meaning of moreover by Wiktionary Dictionary



    more +‎ over


    moreover ( not comparable )

    1. ( conjunctive ) In addition to what has been said; furthermore.


    See also

    • “moreover” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000 .
    • “moreover” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006 .
    • "moreover" in WordNet 3.0, Princeton University, 2006 .

Explanation of moreover by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. in addition

    2. the cellar was dark; moreover, mice nested there

    Definition of moreover by GCIDE Dictionary


    1. Moreover adv. [More + over.] Beyond what has been said; further; besides; in addition; furthermore; also; likewise.

      Moreover, he hath left you all his walks. Shak.

      Syn. -- Besides, Moreover. Of the two words, moreover is the stronger and is properly used in solemn discourse, or when what is added is important to be considered. See Besides.