Just (or almost) the same as (something bad); merely: viceroys who were often no better than bandits
More example sentences
- The fuel efficiency per passenger mile travelled by train is no better than that of an average diesel car carrying two people.
- The rides are good, but no better than what's on offer at Alton Towers.
- My Spanish no better than when I left England, I beckoned towards the hostel address in my guidebook.