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3 definitions found
 for moreover
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Moreover \More*o"ver\, adv. [More + over.]
     Beyond what has been said; further; besides; in addition;
     furthermore; also; likewise.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Moreover, he hath left you all his walks. --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Syn: Besides, Moreover.
  
     Usage: Of the two words, moreover is the stronger and is
            properly used in solemn discourse, or when what is
            added is important to be considered. See Besides.
            [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  moreover
      adv 1: in addition; "computer chess games are getting cheaper
             all the time; furthermore, their quality is improving";
             "the cellar was dark; moreover, mice nested there"; "what
             is more, there's no sign of a change" [syn:
             furthermore, moreover, what is more]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  38 Moby Thesaurus words for "moreover":
     above, additionally, again, all included, also, altogether,
     among other things, and all, and also, and so, as well, au reste,
     beside, besides, beyond, else, en plus, extra, farther,
     for lagniappe, further, furthermore, in addition, inter alia,
     into the bargain, item, likewise, more, on the side, on top of,
     over, plus, similarly, then, therewith, to boot, too, yet
  
  

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