better half definition

  • noun:
    • Informal A Person's partner.
    • (US, Canada) someone's partner or lover, most commonly a guy's spouse. Typically a compliment or indication of respect.
    • your friend or partner
    • See under Better.
    • your companion in-marriage
  • adjective:
    • an expression familiar with designate one's partner.

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