even better

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even better

A phrase used when talking about something that's more positive or exciting or a better option than that which preceded it. A: "Oh, I can come to the party now, and I'll definitely bring an appetizer." B: "Hey, even better!" I did get to my appointment on time and, even better, I didn't have to pay for parking! You could use a vacuum or, even better, a steam cleaner, to get all of this dirt off your rug.
See also: better, even
References in classic literature ?
No -- better still, he would join the Indians, and hunt buffaloes and go on the warpath in the mountain ranges and the trackless great plains of the Far West, and away in the future come back a great chief, bristling with feathers, hideous with paint, and prance into Sunday- school, some drowsy summer morning, with a blood- curdling war-whoop, and sear the eyeballs of all his companions with unappeasable envy.
Based on her work at MIT Media Lab, the Boston-based company is planning several products that digitize video content to get better still photographs for print products.
It is giving us better quality images so we get better images and we can get better stills.