"betterness" Definition

  1. n. The quality of being better or superior; superiority.
  2. n. The difference by which fine gold or silver exceeds in fineness the standard.

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Position in dictionary: 10172 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "betterness": 1
Words that end with "betterness": 1
Words that contain "betterness": 1
Next words in dictionary: betting, bettong, bettor, betty, betulin, betumble, betumbled, betutor, betutored, between
Previous words in dictionary: bettermost, betterment, bettering, bettered, better, betted, betso, betrustment, betrust, betrothment

English Dictionary Definition of betterness

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