Part of speech:
Lower in space; placed lower down
(Music) Relating to or being a minor scale.
Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
(Gram.) Having the function of a noun, adjective, or adverb within a sentence
Physically situated below a similar or comparable thing:
Superior means higher or greater in value.
Greater in importance or rank
The first in a group or series.
Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
(Sports) Relating or belonging to a minor league.
Petty is defined as something relatively worthless or unimportant.
Narrow in outlook; petty:
(Logic) Designating a proposition that is implied by another proposition but does not imply it
Lower in position, authority, rank, amount, degree, etc.
Insignificant or unimportant; minor:
(Informal) As a surplus; in excess; extra
Find another word for lesser. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for lesser, like: inferior, minor, secondary, subordinate, lower, reduced, smaller, superior, greater, major and higher.