abetter

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

abet +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

abetter (plural abetters)

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

Usage notes[edit]

  • Abetter is rarely used in the legal sense.

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

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