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Synonyms for better

to a greater degree

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  • to a greater degree
  • more completely
  • more thoroughly

in a more excellent manner

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  • in a more excellent manner
  • more effectively
  • more attractively
  • more advantageously
  • more competently
  • in a superior way

Antonyms

superior

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get the better of someone

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Synonyms for better

of greater excellence than another

much more than half

to a greater extent

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one who stands above another in rank

a dominating position, as in a conflict

to advance to a more desirable state

Synonyms for better

something superior in quality or condition or effect

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someone who bets

a superior person having claim to precedence

the superior one of two alternatives

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surpass in excellence

(comparative of 'good') superior to another (of the same class or set or kind) in excellence or quality or desirability or suitability

(comparative of 'good') changed for the better in health or fitness

(comparative and superlative of 'well') wiser or more advantageous and hence advisable

more than half

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from a position of superiority or authority

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Kidderminster were easily a match for Bury and deserved a draw, having the better of the first-half, while the home side created two excellent chances in the second.
Stratford are still looking for their first league win of the season despite having the better of their clash against Old Hill at Swan's Nest Lane.
The pair faced each other over the weekend at the trials for next month's European Indoor Championships in Birmingham with Ennis having the better of their encounters in the 60metres hurdles and high jump while Sotherton (pictured) prevailed in the shot putt.
It was a different story after the break, however, with the Daggers striving hard to get back into the game and having the better of possession for long spells.
After a battling performance in torrential rain Roy Millar's side did well to prevent the Swiss from getting on the scoresheet despite having the better of the chances.
The game was open with Wigan perhaps having the better chances but overall a draw seemed fair.
Hull fully deserved their lead after having the better of an open start to the game, which saw Stuart Elliott and Lawrie Dudfield come close.
WHITCHURCH started slowly in their home game against West Gloucester in Premier One, the visitors having the better of the early exchanges.
However, Solihull were still having the better of the play and added another four goals before the mid-point of the game.
The Linnets were having the better of play with Drew Hyland coming close to an equaliser only for his shot to be saved at point blank range.
With Ponty having the better of the exchanges they kept up the pressure and increased their lead with a second Jenkins penalty.
It was rough justice for the Bulls as at that stage of the game they were having the better of the play.