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[bet-er-tuh n]
  1. Thomas,1635?–1710, English actor and dramatist.
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Historical Examples of betterton

  • Thou knowest the history of poor Miss Betterton of Nottingham.

    Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson

  • This affronted Mr. Betterton, who threw down the money, and they entered.

  • Mr. Betterton told him he was only a puppet, made up of sticks and rags.

  • But above all that ever I saw, Betterton do the Bond man the best.

  • But for Betterton he is called by us both the best actor in the world.