comparative

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Synonyms for comparative

Synonyms for comparative

estimated by comparison

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Synonyms for comparative

the comparative form of an adjective or adverb

estimated by comparison

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The inherently comparative verb prefer can be modified by much, like a comparative adjective, unlike the corresponding plain verb like.
The comparative adjectives are also used as comparative adverbs, better (rather than *more well) and worse (rather than *more badly).
In accord with this, the comparative adjectives are also used as comparative adverbs.
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