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ContractionEdit

mo'

  1. (slang) Contraction of more.
    • 1904, Clifton Johnson, Highways and Byways of the South, p. 124:
      But the people are great han's for religion, and it's a common saying they got mo' religion an' less morals than yo'll find anywhere else in the world.
    • 1916, Official Proceedings, Western Railway Club, p. 143:
      A millennium, mah son, am jes' de same as a thousan' legged worm, only hits got mo' legs.
    • 2005, Tim Brooks, Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry, 1890-1919, p. 137:
      Brethren if you want mo' preachin', save a little dram for me.

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PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -o

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin modo.

AdverbEdit

mo'

  1. (regional) now
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Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of modo.

NounEdit

mo'

  1. Only used in the adverb a mo' di.