Is the idea of being "more evolved" a misunderstanding of evolution itself?

I often hear this from people. However, the use of the word "more" in reference to evolution implies a subjective assumption. The assumption that evolution has a direction. Doesn't evolution simply state that all organisms are in a gradual state of transformation? Stating that something or someone... show more I often hear this from people.

However, the use of the word "more" in reference to evolution implies a subjective assumption. The assumption that evolution has a direction.

Doesn't evolution simply state that all organisms are in a gradual state of transformation? Stating that something or someone is "more" evolved only shows the self-importance human beings have attached to themselves.
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