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better half

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   (plural better halves) humorous
A person's better half is their husband, wife, or usual sexual partner.
Translations of “better half”
in Chinese (Traditional) 妻子, 丈夫, 性伴侶…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妻子, 丈夫, 性伙伴…
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