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You should eat less and exercise more.
The industry operates with less government control these days.
The new Ford is designed to use less fuel than earlier models.
The workers earn less now than they did ten years ago.
I aim to spend less of my time travelling.
I wish you’d do a bit less talking and a bit more work.
Payments will be a lot less than many people were expecting.
There is far less trouble in the region now than there has ever been.
Farmers are having to work with older, less efficient equipment.
Many women are involved in the movement, but less publicly than men.
The homework was a lot less difficult than I expected.
Getting there is less of a problem if you have a car.
We made £2,000 profit on the deal, less tax.
Fishing was growing less and less profitable.
Though the public cares about the story less and less, the papers continue to report it.
We’ll have less of that rudeness, please.
Sometimes it seems like the less I do, the more tired I feel.
It costs less than £50 to fly to Rome.
His death was the second skiing tragedy in less than a week.
In some areas there is a less than 30% turnout in local elections.
The director admits that he was less than enthusiastic about the new school uniforms.
It was obviously a less than perfect marriage.
The President has been shown to be less than honest.
She received a visit from the Queen, no less.
Their willingness to work together is nothing less than miraculous.
They are not interested in reading poetry, still less in writing it.
I am no-one’s spokesman, much less his.
This is the British English definition of less. View American English definition of less.