Synonyms of better in English:

better


See definition of better

adjective

1‘the better player’

SYNONYMS
superior, finer, of higher quality, greater, in a different class, one step ahead
more acceptable, preferable, recommended
informal a cut above, streets ahead, head and shoulders above, ahead of the field, ahead of the pack
ANTONYMS

worse, inferior

2‘there couldn't be a better time to take up this job’

SYNONYMS
more advantageous, more suitable, more fitting, more appropriate, more useful, more valuable, more desirable
ANTONYMS

worse

3‘is Emma any better today?’

SYNONYMS
healthier, fitter, stronger, less ill
well, cured, healed, recovered
convalescent, recovering, on the road to recovery, making progress, progressing, improving
informal on the mend, looking up
ANTONYMS

worse


adverb

1‘I played better today’

SYNONYMS
to a higher standard, in a finer way, in a superior way

2‘you may find alternatives that suit you better’

SYNONYMS
more, to a greater degree

3‘the money could be better spent on more urgent cases’

SYNONYMS
more wisely, more sensibly, more suitably, more fittingly, more advantageously

verb

1‘a record bettered by only one other non-league side’

SYNONYMS
surpass, improve on, beat, exceed, excel, top, cap, trump, eclipse, outstrip, outdo, outmatch, go one better than
informal best

2‘musicians will be advised on how to better their work’

SYNONYMS
improve, make better, ameliorate, raise, advance, further, lift, upgrade, enhance
reform, rectify
rare meliorate
ANTONYMS

worsen