less valuable
index inferior (lower in quality)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • valuable — val‧u‧a‧ble [ˈvæljuəbl, jbl ǁ ˈvæljbl] adjective worth a lot of money: • The falling dollar makes US company profits less valuable. • The fuel oil will be converted into more valuable products, such as gasoline. * * * valuable UK US… …   Financial and business terms

  • valuable — 01. He is a [valuable] member of the team; without him, we probably would have lost the game. 02. We really [value] your contribution to the class. 03. Her experience has been [invaluable] in our work on the project. 04. Don t leave your… …   Grammatical examples in English

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  • Look-Heavy-Weigh-Less Jewelry — Gold (Indian wedding) jewelry that looks more valuable than it is. As gold prices soar, Indian jewelers are busy supplying “lightweight” bridal jewelry designed to look like the real bling. Saionee Chakraborty wrote inThe Telegraph India: The big …   Dictionary of unconsidered lexicographical trifles

  • food´less|ness — food «food», noun. 1. anything that animals or people eat or drink that makes them live and grow; nourishment: »Milk and green vegetables are valuable foods for young people. 2. what is eaten: »Give him food and drink. 3. anything that plants… …   Useful english dictionary

  • food´less — food «food», noun. 1. anything that animals or people eat or drink that makes them live and grow; nourishment: »Milk and green vegetables are valuable foods for young people. 2. what is eaten: »Give him food and drink. 3. anything that plants… …   Useful english dictionary

  • price´less|ness — price|less «PRYS lihs», adjective. 1. beyond price; extremely valuable: »Many museums have collections of priceless paintings by famous artists. 2. Informal. very amusing or absurd; delightful: »Send me some of your priceless little sketches for… …   Useful english dictionary

  • price|less — «PRYS lihs», adjective. 1. beyond price; extremely valuable: »Many museums have collections of priceless paintings by famous artists. 2. Informal. very amusing or absurd; delightful: »Send me some of your priceless little sketches for my rummage… …   Useful english dictionary

  • foam´less — foam «fohm», noun, verb. –n. 1. a mass of very small bubbles formed in water or other liquids especially by agitation, fermentation, effervescence, or boiling: »Another kind of extinguisher that is valuable for oil fires pours or throws a foam on …   Useful english dictionary

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