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betterment

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noun bet·ter·ment \ˈbe-tər-mənt\

Simple Definition of betterment

  • : the act or result of making something better

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of betterment

  1. 1 :  a making or becoming better

  2. 2 :  an improvement that adds to the value of a property or facility

Examples of betterment in a sentence

  1. working for the betterment of the lives of working people



1598

First Known Use of betterment

1598


BETTERMENT Defined for Kids

betterment

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noun bet·ter·ment \ˈbe-tər-mənt\

Definition of betterment for Students

  1. :  the act or result of making something more satisfactory :  improvement <Workers sought the betterment of working conditions.>




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