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abut, adjoin, border, brush, butt on, caress, come together, communicate, contact, converge.
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Correct spelling:
less
Definition:
Low Energy Supplies and Services

Synonyms:

adjective
additional
more.
all
less.
diminished
minus.
few
trifling, meager, middling, not many, widely spaced, few and far between, not too many, some, occasional, few, semioccasional, Unfrequent, insufficient, inconsiderable, scarcely any, piddling.
inferior
second-string, menial, most inferior, junior, back seat, second-fiddle, second-banana, entry level, entry-level, bottom-rung.
less
below, lower than, under, beneath.
minus
minus, short of.
smaller
shorter.
smaller, inferior
reduced, Excepting, Slighter, diminished, lacking, shorter, minor, not as great, deficient, secondary, unsubstantial, Subtracting, limited, subordinate, minus, Declined, shortened, lower, depressed, beneath, fewer, negative, lesser, Without.
adverb
all
less, to a lesser extent.
little
barely, to a smaller extent, in a lower degree, meagerly.
noun
less
fewer, to a lesser extent, lower, inferior.
smaller
shortened, lesser, minus, reduced, not so much as, circumscribed, minor, depressed, secondary, subordinate, diminished, not so significant, not as much, not as great, deficient, in decline, Declined, limited, shorter.
Examples of usage:
  1. Anything less would have been too good for him!" – Stingaree by E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
  2. This is no less so to- day than it has been in the past. – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  3. In ten minutes' time, or even less, she would be down there in his arms! – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  4. He thought still less about Lady Pippinworth. – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  5. But of course I had no business to think about it at all- still less any business to speak to you about the matter. – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes

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