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English definition of “better”

better

adjective (HIGHER STANDARD)   /ˈbet̬·ər/
of a higher standard, or more suitable, pleasing, or effective than other things or people; comparative ofgood: He sat near the front to get a better view. Relations between the two countries have never been better. She is much better at tennis than I am. Better can also be used as the comparative to form adjectives beginning with good: She’s good-looking, and her brother is even better-looking.
(Definition of better adjective (HIGHER STANDARD) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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