for\ the\ better
- adj or adv. phr.With a better result; for something that is better.
The doctor felt that moving Father to a dry climate would be for the better.
The new large print in the book is a change for the better.Compare: take a turn Contrast: for the worse
Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". Оригинал: A.Маккей, М.Т.Боткер, Дж.И.Гейтс. 1997.
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