739 results related to better

better is better

German proverb

the better to _

so as to _ better

better safe than sorry

it's wiser to be cautious and careful than to be hasty or brash and so do something that you may later regret

the _ the better

used to emphasise the importance or desirability of the quality or thing specified

better yourself

to improve yourself or your social position, often by getting a better job or social position

the better day the better deed

French, Portuguese and Spanish proverb

think better of

to decide that something is not a good idea

the sooner the better

The sooner something [referred to] gets done, the better things will be.

better-off dead

The present situation is so bad, it would be more pleasant if one was dead