Definition of moreover in US English:

moreover

adverb

  • As a further matter; besides.

    ‘moreover, glass is electrically insulating’
    • ‘The population of the valleys was, moreover, distinct from that of the towns.’
    • ‘Much of the DNA that we possess, moreover, seems to perform no useful function at all.’
    • ‘It is not the case of what kind of degree someone has or what school they went to, or moreover - who they know.’
    • ‘She will, moreover, have invested a vast amount of time and energy in creating her novel.’
    • ‘I don't sleep very well at the moment, moreover, because there is a mouse in the upstairs flat.’
    • ‘In spite of the logistical difficulties, moreover, we are doing some good.’
    • ‘The original Georgian furniture, moreover, was largely sold off in 1879 in a legal dispute.’
    • ‘Trade in weapons, moreover, not only overrides any kind of law on whom to trade with, but also on what to sell.’
    • ‘A person can dress provocatively and, moreover, this can be inappropriate.’
    • ‘These individuals are, moreover, well aware that accidents are bad for business.’
    • ‘The usefulness of any feeding programme, moreover, is greatly diminished if it is not carefully targeted.’
    • ‘The university itself, moreover, is also unable to launch a serious defence of the proposed centre.’
    • ‘They can moreover ask any staff member questions relating to the subject matter and purpose of the inspection.’
    • ‘These differences are moreover confirmed by the archaeological record.’
    • ‘It shows moreover that most ordinary people are not innately selfish and greedy.’
    • ‘Scripts, moreover, are not the only way that information can be stored.’
    • ‘These are aspects, moreover, that represent an extremely narrow range of information and opinion.’
    • ‘The client relationship, moreover, is about to get a whole lot deeper.’
    • ‘The problem, moreover, with value added is that the calculations can be made to hide a multitude of sins.’
    • ‘The subject believes that death is inevitable and moreover believes implicitly in the efficacy of the sorcerer.’
    besides, furthermore, what's more, in addition, also, as well, too, to boot, additionally, on top of that, over and above that, into the bargain, at that, more
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Pronunciation

moreover

/mɔrˈoʊvər//môrˈōvər/