Definition of lesser:
low, petty, in descending order, great, subsidiary, not so... (as), little, smalltime, collateral, webbed, less, minor-league, small, ancillary, gregarious, crested, lower, migratory, over, the next best/largest/smallest etc., minor, common, nowhere/not anywhere near, smaller, least, incidental, fledged, flightless, subaltern, secondary, full-fledged.
- "Dante: His Times and His Work", Arthur John Butler.
Two days later, fortunately, Major Lagarde, chief surgeon at Siboney, over- ruled the judgment of his subordinate, accepted the services of the nurses, and set them at work in a branch of the military hospital, under the direction of Dr. Lesser.- "Campaigning in Cuba", George Kennan.
- "The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (Vol. II)", Washington Irving.