minusMotorways cover less than 0.1 per cent of the countryside.
a smaller amount,
not as much (as)
Less should not be confused with fewer. Less refers strictly only to quantity and not to number: there is less water than before. Fewer means smaller in number: there are fewer people than before.
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in the sense of little
not at all, or hardlyOn the way back they spoke very little.
in the sense of minor
not very serious or significantShe is known for a number of minor roles in films.
Video: pronunciation of 'less'
less 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库