Translation of better-off in Spanish:

better-off

Pronunciation: /ˌbetərˈɔːf; ˌbetərˈɒf/

adj (pred better off)

  • 1.1 (financially) [taxpayers/student] de mejor posición económica the better-off families las familias más acomodadas we're better off now by £10,000 tenemos 10.000 libras más que antes he's better offthan her tiene mejor posición económica que ella, es de posición más acomodada que ella 1.2 (emotionally, physically) (pred) mejor I'm better offdivorced than unhappily married estoy mejor divorciado que en un matrimonio infeliz they're far better offwithout him están mucho mejor sin él

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