do better to (do something)(redirected from do better to)
do better to (do something)
Get more desirable results by doing a particular thing, even if it has drawbacks. You would do better to go to a school with a stronger program in your field, even if it is farther from home.
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do better to do somethingused to say that it would be more sensible to do something: You’d do better to buy a good-quality radio, even if it is more expensive.
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