Bedeutung von “better” im Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /ˈbet̬·ər/

A1 comparative of good: of a higher quality or more enjoyable than someone or something else:

He got a better job in Chicago.
Her English is getting better (= improving).

A1 less ill than before:

I feel much better.
I hope you get better soon.
be better off


We’re better off now that we’re both working.
be better off

in a better situation:

Steve’s an idiot – you’d be better off without him.

(Definition von “better adjective” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)