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  1. better

    • IPA[ˈbedər]

    美式

    • adj.
      of a more excellent or effective type or quality;more appropriate, advantageous, or well advised
    • adv.
      more excellently or effectively;to a greater degree; more
    • n.
      the better one; that which is better;one's superiors in social class or ability
    • v.
      improve on or surpass (an existing or previous level or achievement);make (something) better; improve
    • noun: better, plural noun: betters

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    • 1. the better one; that which is better the Natural History Museum book is by far the better of the two a change for the better
    • 2. dated, humorous one's superiors in social class or ability I'm not one to speak ill of my betters educating the young to respect their elders and betters

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