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abetter

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

abet +‎ -er.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /əˈbɛt.ɚ/, /əˈbɛt.e/

NounEdit

abetter (plural abetters)

  1. Alternative form of abettor. [First attested from 1350 to 1470.][1]

Usage notesEdit

  • Abetter is rarely used in the legal sense.

TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 4