What does better-known mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. better-known(adj)

    more familiar or renowned than the other of two

    "the better-known book of the two"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of better-known in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of better-known in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Raymond Casciari:

    This is one of the better-known treatments for poison ivy or irritated skin.

  2. Aulia Masna:

    People are on social media to have fun and be entertained, twitter in Indonesia is better known as the place for news, debate and politics. So it attracts the more serious, older crowd.

  3. Charlie Black:

    I think as a general matter that Jeb Bush does not want to be engaged in combat with Donald Trump, because you're distracting from your own message and your own ability to get better known if you're just known for fighting with somebody, in this case, because Jeb's brother was attacked, there's no doubt that he's going to come out strong and be aggressive.

  4. Barack Obama .:

    Well, in this sense it is. Look, I mean, obviously, Vermont and New Hampshire are separated by a river, we are close states, but you know what? Secretary Clinton won this state in 2008. Her husband ran several campaigns in this state. When we began this campaign here in New Hampshire, we were 30 points down in the polls and she was much better known in this state than I was.

  5. Jennifer Sclafani:

    President Trump tends to talk in personally evaluative terms - both positively and negatively - about his contemporaries. During his campaign, he was better known for his personal insults, but he is also a very complimentary president, hIs compliments, however, tend to be less substantial in terms of touting the complimentee's professional credentials or abilities, and are rather generally evaluative.

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