Better and Top


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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

Top is a synonym for better in comparison topic. In some cases you can use "Top" instead the word "Better" as a verb or an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like beat, big, outdo, exceed.
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Top adjective – Of the very best kind.
Usage example: he's one of the tennis club's top players

Better is a synonym for top in exceed topic. You can use "Better" instead the word "Top" as a verb or an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as big, surpass.
Nearby Words: topping, topmost, toping, toped
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Things that words describes

part better part top part
position better position top position
characters better characters top characters
half better half top half
Other nouns: game, story, fighter, player, fighters.

Common collocations

bit better bit top bit
everyone better everyone top everyone
appearances better appearances top appearances
achievements better achievements top achievements

Both words in one sentence

  • Revolvers Are Just Better On top of that, its Tactical Rail is in a better place than on top of the priming action, AND it can take both barrel extensions and detachable stocks for specific situations.
  • Video Game / Carmageddon Even then a fully upgraded top tier car is likely better as they are faster, kill just fine (even Big Dump will get squashed in a direct confrontation), also they are stronger against wall collisions and can move the level better.
  • It doesn't help that he's always feuding with the top heels, who just look so much better than Cena by comparison.
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