all\ the\ ---er

all\ the\ ---er
substandard
the ---est; as ... as. - Used with a comparative adjective or adverb and subordinate clause in place of a superlative adjective or adverb.

That was all the bigger he grew.

Is that all the faster you can go?


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.


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