The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of better half

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

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

Definitions include: young love.
Definitions include: affectionate form of address for a loved one, especially a romantic loved one.
Definitions include: father.
Definitions include: acronym for "girlfriend".
Definitions include: a male significant other.
Definitions include: significant other.
Definitions include: "boyfriend."
Definitions include: someone who will not allow a relationship to end.
Definitions include: a younger romantic interest.
Definitions include: having a girlfriend.
Definitions include: acronym for "significant other".
Definitions include: a graffiti mural.
Definitions include: a good friend; "home boy".
Definitions include: a person with whom one is no longer in a relationship.
Definitions include: significant other.

Slang terms with the same root words

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!

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(9)  
No longer use it(3)  
Heard it but never used it(10)  
Have never heard it(3)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 17 votes: 25%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/better-half">better half</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/better-half better half]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.