Less and Prime


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Less adjective – Having not so great importance or rank as another.
Usage example: the restaurant's chowder has been declared the state's best by no less a person than the governor himself

Prime is an antonym for less.
Nearby Words: lessen, lessening
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Prime adjective – Highest in rank or authority.
Usage example: the prime strategist in the senator's presidential campaign

Less is an antonym for prime.
Nearby Words: primary, prim, primed, primal
Antonyms for Prime
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  • Mayfly-December Romance He's still more or less in his prime, but his hair has begun to grey at the temples.
  • Those that are less dangerous are usually deeply infiltrated and influenced by, if not outright run by, the Computer and/or Ultraviolets (FCCCP being the prime example).
  • They interview the woman who ran the prime suspect's foster home, Whoopi Goldberg (with short hair, no less).
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