Furthermore vs Moreover - What's the difference?

furthermore | moreover |

Moreover is a synonym of furthermore.


As adverbs the difference between furthermore and moreover

is that furthermore is in addition; besides; what's more; used to denote additional information while moreover is (conjunctive) in addition to what has been said; furthermore.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

furthermore

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In addition; besides; what's more; used to denote additional information.
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  • , magazine=(American Scientist), title= Solvents, Ethanol, Car Crashes & Tolerance , passage=Surprisingly, this analysis revealed that acute exposure to solvent vapors at concentrations below those associated with long-term effects appears to increase the risk of a fatal automobile accident. Furthermore , this increase in risk is comparable to the risk of death from leukemia after long-term exposure to benzene, another solvent, which has the well-known property of causing this type of cancer.}}

    Synonyms

    * moreover * what is more

    moreover

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • (conjunctive) In addition to what has been said; furthermore; additionally.
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  • Synonyms

    * du reste * furthermore * further

    References

    * * * English conjunctive adverbs