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Definition of better half

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Other terms relating to 'boyfriend, girlfriend, boo, significant other':

Definitions include: a male homosexual's sexual partner.
Definitions include: anything, in speech.
Definitions include: the attractive (usually younger) wife of a wealthy, famous, or important man.
Definitions include: affectionate form of address.
Definitions include: "babygirl", i.e. girlfriend.
Definitions include: An acronym has been invented for the term, but long after the term entered use: "Beautiful Intellectuals That Cause Hard-ons."
Definitions include: "Internet BF", i.e. "Internet Boyfriend".
Definitions include: father.
Definitions include: a female.
Definitions include: affectionate form of address for a loved one, especially a romantic loved one.
Definitions include: a car.
Definitions include: a form of address for a friend.
Definitions include: acronym for "friends with benefits".
Definitions include: a female.
Definitions include: acronym for "girlfriend".

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Other terms relating to 'better':

Definitions include: more.
Definitions include: acronym for "better known as".
Definitions include: acronym for "everything went better than expected".
Definitions include: to defeat.
Definitions include: better.

Other terms relating to 'half':

Definitions include: used to indicate an extreme condition or an excessive amount.
Definitions include: A very small unit of measurement.
Definitions include: terrible, lousy, respect-less, lazy.
Definitions include: Shoddy or poor workmanship.
Definitions include: not sufficiently thought out.
Definitions include: to raise one buttock and to then flatuate.
Definitions include: $500
Definitions include: lacking enthusiasm.
Definitions include: a short person.
Definitions include: a 12-pack of beer.
Definitions include: To act like you want to engage in a fight, but then back down once the other person fights back.
Definitions include: in Australia the word half-wit is used to describe someone who is a twit or an idiot!

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