than

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than is part of the Basic English 850.
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than is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
than

Pronunciation[change]

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stressed
unstressed
  • enPR: th(ə)n
  • IPA: /ðən/ or /ðn̩/
  • SAMPA: /D@n/
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Preposition[change]

Preposition
than

  1. Used to compare two things that are not equal.
    The tree is higher than the house.