Definitions for better off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. better off(p)(adj)

    in a more fortunate or prosperous condition

    "she would have been better off if she had stuck with teaching"; "is better off than his classmate"

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lily Yeamans:

    Sometimes I think we'd be better off blind.

  2. Jeb Bush:

    The country's better off that you're the speaker.

  3. Michael McConnell:

    My clients are certainly not better off, they lose money.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    America safer and better off for having gone to war in Iraq.

  5. Chinese Proverb:

    Those who do not read are no better off than those who cannot.


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