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Turkish translation of “better”

better

adjective
 
 
/ˈbetər/
QUALITY A1 comparative of good adjective: of a higher quality, more effective, or more enjoyable than something or someone else
daha iyi
Jeff's been offered a better job in the States. The sales figures were better than expected. Her English has got a lot better (= improved) recently.Good, better and bestInformal words for goodQuite good, or not very good
ILLNESS A1 healthy, or less ill than before
sağlığı daha iyi, daha sağlıklı
I feel much better. I hope you get better soon.Becoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
the bigger/brighter/hotter, etc the better used to say that the bigger, brighter, hotter, etc something is, the more pleased you will be
ne kadar büyük/parlak/sıcak vs., o kadar iyi
Good, better and bestInformal words for goodQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of better adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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