Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Less.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A Middle English form of less.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • ‘Fading’ was also called lasse-lanta ‘leaf-fall’, or in Sindarin narbeleth ‘sun-waning’.

    The Lord of the Rings

  • "J'adore te voir et je ne me lasse pas d'admirer ta jolie frimousse!"

    frimousse - French Word-A-Day

  • Je ne me lasse JAMAIS D'admirer ta jolie frimousse.

    frimousse - French Word-A-Day

  • J'adore te voir et je ne me lasse pas d'admirer ta jolie frimousse!

    frimousse - French Word-A-Day

  • Hannah Evans, little sister of former spelling star Matthew, got this one wrong, going with "lasse."

    Spelling Bee semifinals, live

  • But I'm a confident enough reader to make peace with my ignorance and keep going, even while I remain defeated by Eliot's epigraphs: "Qui veut délasser hors de propos, lasse -- Pascal."

    Hard books

  • J'adore te voir et je ne me lasse pas d'admirer ta jolie frimousse !

    French Word-A-Day:

  • This is so true: "J'adore te voir et je ne me lasse pas d'admirer ta jolie frimousse !"

    frimousse - French Word-A-Day

  • Ceci se rajoute au fait que Muriel, fatiguée, déprimée et lasse, ne supporte plus la pression.

    [one man show] the problem of the succession

  • The nature and condition of man, wherin he is lasse than god almightie, and excellinge nat withstanding all other creatures in erthe, is called humanitie whiche is a generall name to those vertues in whome semeth to be a mutuall concorde and loue in the nature of man.

    Less than God, excelling other creatures

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