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Princeton's WordNet

  1. betteringadjective

    changing for the better

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bettering

    of Better

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bettering in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bettering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of bettering in a Sentence

  1. Valerie Jarrett:

    Raffi Freedman-Gurspan demonstrates the kind of leadership this administration champions, her commitment to bettering the lives of transgender Americans, particularly transgender people of color and those in poverty, reflects the values of this administration.

  2. William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 1 scene 2:

    I, thus neglecting worldly ends, all dedicated To closeness and the bettering of my mind.

  3. Jake Schick:

    I’m not OK with it, and I won’t allow it, i’m going to be able to look at my son on my deathbed and know that I fought like hell to make it a better place. That’s why we have this nonprofit— these are the spearheads of bettering the lives of those warriors and those families.

  4. Maria Montessori:

    If education is always to be conceived along the same antiquated lines of a mere transmission of knowledge, there is little to be hoped from it in the bettering of man's future. For what is the use of transmitting knowledge if the individual's total development lags behind?

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