Quick Answer: What Does It Mean When Someone Says You Better?

What does would better mean?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishit is better/it would be betterit is better/it would be betterused to give your opinion or make a suggestion about what you think should be done or happenit is better to do something It’s much better to get a proper written agreement.it is better/it would be better if It ….

What does can be better mean?

An unhappy or morose response to a question about one’s wellbeing (such as “How are you?”). A: “How are you?” B: “Eh, could be better—work has been so busy lately.” See also: better, could.

What is the meaning of for better for worse?

or for better or for worse. phrase. If you say that something has happened or been done for better or worse, you mean that you are not sure whether the consequences will be good or bad, but they will have to be accepted because the action cannot be changed.

Should better had better?

The past tense of should is should have + past participle. Had better is similar, but it’s used for more urgent advice with bad consequences if you don’t follow it (eg. You had better quit smoking or you’ll die).

Would rather have better or had?

Had better or would rather, would prefer? We don’t use had better when we talk about preferences. We use would rather or would prefer.

Should it have been?

Use “should have been” to express what you think should have happened, but did not happen. Often, you’ll hear this phrase used in arguments or regrets about the past. For example: “You should not have lied to me!”