More power to someone



Best wishes to someone, as in He’s decided to climb Mount Everest—well, more power to him. [ Mid-1800s ]
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    An expression used of those who, though they may be guilty of wrongdoing, think themselves the victim of a more serious wrong. From William Shakespeare’s King Lear. Less guilty than those who have injured one, as in It’s true she took the money but they did owe her quite a bit—in a way she’s more […]

  • More so-so

    [soh-soh, soh-soh] /ˈsoʊˌsoʊ, ˈsoʊˈsoʊ/ adjective 1. Also, soso. indifferent; neither very good nor very bad. adverb 2. in an indifferent or passable manner; indifferently; tolerably. adjective 1. (postpositive) neither good nor bad adverb 2. in an average or indifferent manner 1520s as an adverb, “indifferently;” as an adjective, “mediocre, neither too good nor too bad,” […]



  • More sol.

    1. (in prescriptions) in the usual manner.

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