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get the better of

synonym (synonym of get the better of)

  • (verb.competition)
    win a victory over (verb.competition)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF get the better of relation)

  • win a victory over (verb.competition)
    defeat soundly (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    come out better in a competition, race, or conflict (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    defeat soundly and utterly (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    bring down or defeat (an opponent) (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    seize the position of and defeat (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    defeat by a lurch (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    cause to flee (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    defeat suddenly and unexpectedly (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    defeat by a narrow margin (verb.competition)
  • (verb.competition)
    overcome by conquest (verb.competition)
  • (verb.stative)
    continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.) (verb.stative)

derivation (.... is derived from get the better of)

  • (noun.person)
    someone who overcomes and establishes ascendancy and control by force or persuasion (noun.person)
synonym hyponym derivation defeat overcome demolish destroy beat beat out wallop down overcomer subduer surmounter

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