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better

adjective     /ˈbet.ər/ US  /ˈbet̬.ɚ/
comparative of good; of a higher standard, or more suitable, pleasing or effective than other things or people 較好的;更好的 He stood near the front to get a better view. 他為了看得更清楚,盡量靠前站。 Relations between the two countries have never been better. 兩國的關係從未曾像現在這麼好過。 It's much better to have a small cosy room than a big cold one. 擁有一間小而暖的房間要比擁有一間大而冷的房間好得多。 The film was better than I expected. 這齣電影比我預期的好。 She is much better at tennis than I am. 她網球打得比我好很多。 It is far (= much) better to save some of your money than to spend it all at once. 把錢存起來,總比一下子花完要好得多了。 Fresh vegetables are better for you (= more beneficial to you) than canned ones. 新鮮蔬菜比罐裝蔬菜對健康更有益。 The longer you keep this wine, the better it tastes (= It has a better flavour if you keep it for a long time). 這種酒越陳越香。 The bed was hard, but it was better than nothing (= than not having a bed). 床有點硬,可是總比沒有好。 Good, better and bestInformal words for goodQuite good, or not very good
If you are or get better after an illness or injury, you are healthy and no longer ill (傷病)好轉的,康復的 I hope you get better soon. 希望你早日康復。 Recovering from illness
get better
to improve 改善 After the cease-fire, the situation in the capital got better. 停火以後,首都的局勢有所好轉。 She's getting much better at pronouncing English words. 她的英語發音現在好多了。 Becoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
(Definition of better adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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