Beat and Better


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Beat verb – To achieve a victory over.
Usage example: she always beats everyone at checkers, but she's not as good at chess

Better is a synonym for beat in defeat topic. In some cases you can use "Better" instead a verb "Beat", when it comes to topics like big, surpass.
Nearby Words: beaten, beating, beater, beatable
Synonyms for Beat


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Better verb – To be greater, better, or stronger than.
Usage example: this year's profits should better last year's by a wide margin

Beat is a synonym for better in big topic. You can use "Beat" instead a verb "Better", if it concerns topics such as outdo, surpass.
Synonyms for Better

Things that words describes

sequel beat sequel better sequel

Common collocations

face beat face better face
everyone beat everyone better everyone
son beat son better son
monsters beat monsters better monsters
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