how to pronounce lesser

/ˈlɛsɚ/

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The above transcription of lesser is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

lesser is pronounced in two syllables

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lɛsɚ

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An example use of lesser in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… higher concentration to a lesser one now …”

meanings of lesser

adjective:

  1. Comparative form of little: more little.
  2. Of two (or, rarely, more than two) things: the smaller in size (littler), in value, in importance etc.

noun:

  1. A thing that is of smaller size, value, importance etc.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to lesser

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