Ulysses by James Joyce
Better

Leopold Bloom Telemachus
Nestor
Proteus
Calypso
Lotus-Eaters
Hades
Aeolus
Lestrygonians
Scylla and Charybdis
Wandering Rocks
Sirens
Cyclops
Nausicaa
Oxen of the Sun
Circe
Eumeus
Ithaca
Penelope

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There are 132 occurrences of the word:   better

[Telemachus] [652] --Have you your bill? We had better pay her, Mulligan, hadn't we?
[Telemachus] [1056] --Better ask Seymour that.
[Nestor] [1404] --You had better get your stick and go out to the others, Stephen said as
[Nestor] [1625] was no better than she should be. To come to the point at issue.
[Nestor] [1713] better than she should be, Helen, the runaway wife of Menelaus, ten years
[Proteus] [1943] here. The rich of a rasher fried with a herring? Sure? So much the better.
[Proteus] [2372] low rocks, swirling, passing. Better get this job over quick. Listen: a
[Proteus] [2423] His hand groped vainly in his pockets. No, I didn't. Better buy one.
[Calypso] [2473] They call them stupid. They understand what we say better than we
[Calypso] [2500] mutton kidney at Buckley's. Fried with butter, a shake of pepper. Better
[Calypso] [2503] lap better, all porous holes. Nothing she can eat? He glanced round him.
[Calypso] [2681] after an instant. No: better not: another time.
[Calypso] [2939] her of the word: metempsychosis. An example would be better. An example?
[Calypso] [3051] Better where she is down there: away. Occupy her. Wanted a dog to pass
[Calypso] [3107] He kicked open the crazy door of the jakes. Better be careful not to get
[Calypso] [3165] is the funeral? Better find out in the paper.
[Lotus-Eaters] [3761] Better be shoving along. Brother Buzz. Come around with the plate
[Lotus-Eaters] [3768] before. Still like you better untidy. Good job it wasn't farther south. He
[Lotus-Eaters] [3774] goes the time? Quarter past. Time enough yet. Better get that lotion made
[Lotus-Eaters] [3866] Barber's itch. Tight collar he'll lose his hair. Better leave him the
[Hades] [3958] sitting on something hard. Ah, that soap: in my hip pocket. Better shift
[Hades] [4077] quite clean. But I wish Mrs Fleming had darned these socks better.
[Hades] [4365] --We had better look a little serious, Martin Cunningham said.
[Hades] [4417] If not from the man. Better luck next time.
[Hades] [4553] decompose quickly. Much better to close up all the orifices. Yes, also.
[Hades] [4566] would be better to bury them in red: a dark red.
[Hades] [4593] --Better ask Tom Kernan, Mr Dedalus said.
[Hades] [4625] the law. Better for ninetynine guilty to escape than for one innocent
[Hades] [4739] --Never better. How are all in Cork's own town?
[Hades] [4812] My kneecap is hurting me. Ow. That's better.
[Hades] [4822] better to have boy servants. Up to fifteen or so. After that, of
[Hades] [4863] --She's better where she is, he said kindly.
[Hades] [5006] to Martha? Hope it's not chucked in the dead letter office. Be the better
[Hades] [5059] the damp. You must laugh sometimes so better do it that way. Gravediggers
[Hades] [5258] Better value that for the money. Still, the flowers are more poetical.
[Hades] [5306] Cremation better. Priests dead against it. Devilling for the other firm.
[Aeolus] [5604] Better not teach him his own business.
[Aeolus] [5617] then if he didn't know only make it awkward for him. Better not.
[Aeolus] [5717] him out perhaps. Better phone him up first. Number? Yes. Same as Citron's
[Lestrygonians] [7628] Burton. Better. On my way.
[Lestrygonians] [7959] Duke street. Here we are. Must eat. The Burton. Feel better then.
[Lestrygonians] [8135] Music. Knows as much about it as my coachman. Still better tell him. Does
[Lestrygonians] [8245] numbskull. Will I tell him that horse Lenehan? He knows already. Better
[Lestrygonians] [8253] mawkish cheese. Nice wine it is. Taste it better because I'm not thirsty.
[Lestrygonians] [8372] to his better half. She's well nourished, I tell you. Plovers on toast.
[Lestrygonians] [8520] Feel better. Burgundy. Good pick me up. Who distilled first? Some chap in
[Lestrygonians] [8592] Say something to him. Better not do the condescending. They mistrust what
[Scylla and Charybdis] [10004] Best of Best brothers. Good, better, best.
[Wandering Rocks] [11552] Dignam is there now. Went out in a puff. Well, well. Better turn down
[Wandering Rocks] [12148] tongue and his teeth trying to say it better. Poor pa. That was Mr Dignam,
[Sirens] [13326] Piano again. Sounds better than last time I heard. Tuned probably.
[Sirens] [13426] Wish I could see his face, though. Explain better. Why the barber in
[Sirens] [13428] hear it better here than in the bar though farther.
[Sirens] [13509] life a note like that he never did THEN FALSE ONE WE HAD BETTER PART so
[Sirens] [13552] --Don't make half so free, said she, till we are better acquainted.
[Sirens] [13564] Better write it here. Quills in the postoffice chewed and twisted.
[Sirens] [13571] this wrote? Know the name you know better. Take out sheet notepaper,
[Sirens] [13650] know how. In haste. Henry. Greek ee. Better add postscript. What is he
[Sirens] [14007] --Better, said Tomgin Kernan. Most trenchant rendition of that ballad,
[Sirens] [14076] Cowley, he stuns himself with it: kind of drunkenness. Better give
[Cyclops] [14425] --Never better, A CHARA, says he. What Garry? Are we going to win? Eh?
[Cyclops] [15134] has nothing better to do ought to write a letter PRO BONO PUBLICO to the
[Cyclops] [15245] feel sure, will dictate to you better than my inadequate words the
[Cyclops] [15370] --Put it there, citizen, says Joe. You were and a bloody sight better.
[Cyclops] [16296] SHE'S BETTER or SHE'S (ow!) all a plan so he could vamoose with the
[Nausicaa] [16877] late had done her a world of good much better than the Widow Welch's
[Nausicaa] [16878] female pills and she was much better of those discharges she used to get
[Nausicaa] [16923] right well, no-one better, what made squinty Edy say that because of him
[Nausicaa] [17429] might have dreamed of. She had loved him better than he knew.
[Nausicaa] [17594] better than those other pettiwidth, the green, four and eleven,
[Nausicaa] [17671] Reserve better. Don't want it they throw it at you. Catch em alive, O.
[Nausicaa] [17877] is not back. Better detach.
[Nausicaa] [17978] better. Women. Light is a kind of reassuring. Not going to hurt you.
[Nausicaa] [17979] Better now of course than long ago. Country roads. Run you through the
[Nausicaa] [18041] like hopping mice. What frightens them, light or noise? Better sit still.
[Nausicaa] [18113] and nettlerash. Calomel purge I got her for that. After getting better
[Nausicaa] [18132] Better not stick here all night like a limpet. This weather makes you
[Nausicaa] [18169] brought it near his eyes and peered. Letter? No. Can't read. Better go.
[Nausicaa] [18170] Better. I'm tired to move. Page of an old copybook. All those holes and
[Oxen of the Sun] [18639] young sir, better were they named Beau Mount and Lecher for, by my troth,
[Oxen of the Sun] [18801] Stephen D. Leop. Bloom there for a languor he had but was now better, be
[Oxen of the Sun] [18889] were no better off than himself. So be off now, says he, and do all my
[Oxen of the Sun] [19253] better with the doctrines that now engross him. His marital breast is the
[Oxen of the Sun] [19321] none better than he knew how to affect, postulating as the supremest
[Oxen of the Sun] [19327] Deacon Dedalus. Hitherto silent, whether the better to show by
[Oxen of the Sun] [19560] It had better be stated here and now at the outset that the perverted
[Circe] [20150] FARTHER SIDE OF TALBOT STREET) I'll miss him. Run. Quick. Better cross
[Circe] [20377] false letters. Streetwalking and soliciting. Better for your mother take
[Circe] [20683] HIS TAIL.) Strange how they take to me. Even that brute today. Better
[Circe] [20794] am wrongfully accused. Better one guilty escape than ninetynine
[Circe] [20957] HAPPINESS OF THE BETTER LAND WITH DOCKRELL'S WALLPAPER AT ONE AND
[Circe] [21433] device. (LEWDLY) The mouth can be better engaged than with a cylinder of
[Circe] [21451] Rotunda, Mountjoy and North Dock, better run a tramline, I say, from the
[Circe] [22934] priest. Must come. Better late than never. Try truffles at Andrews.
[Circe] [23227] And really it's better the position ... because often I used to wet ...
[Circe] [23329] straight seam trailing up beyond the knee, appeal to the better instincts
[Circe] [23872] BLOOM: (QUIETLY) You had better hand over that cash to me to take care
[Circe] [23896] LYNCH: (WATCHING HIM) You would have a better chance of lighting it if
[Circe] [24197] very amiable costumed. Or do you are fond better what belongs they
[Circe] [24892] THE BAWD: The red's as good as the green. And better. Up the soldiers! Up
[Eumeus] [25588] Stephen's feelings got the better of him in a sense though he knew that
[Eumeus] [25918] the awful truth dawned upon him anent his better half, wrecked in his
[Eumeus] [26356] HAMLET and Bacon, as, you who know your Shakespeare infinitely better
[Eumeus] [26669] he (B.) couldn't help feeling and most properly it was better to give
[Eumeus] [26762] go straight to heaven when they die they'd try to live better, at least
[Eumeus] [27148] slightly soiled, good as new, much better in fact with the starch out.
[Eumeus] [27566] better worm his way into their good graces as he, a youthful tyro in--
[Penelope] [30718] with him its much better for them to go into a hospital where everything
[Penelope] [30772] better do without them altogether do out the rooms myself quicker only
[Penelope] [30859] and do it on me considering how big it is so much the better in case any
[Penelope] [31066] better hes going where he is besides something always happens with him
[Penelope] [31119] things in a new city better leave this ring behind want to keep turning
[Penelope] [31123] he has plenty of money and hes not a marrying man so somebody better get
[Penelope] [31128] this heat always having to lie down for them better for him put it into
[Penelope] [31382] blanket is too heavy on me thats better I havent even one decent
[Penelope] [31384] fooling thats better I used to be weltering then in the heat my shift
[Penelope] [31571] Josie used to say after I married him well its better than Breen or
[Penelope] [31632] always when I think of him I feel I want to I feel some wind in me better
[Penelope] [31636] me give us room even to let a fart God or do the least thing better yes
[Penelope] [31644] nose up with smuts better than having him leaving the gas on all night I
[Penelope] [31686] him better the seaside but Id never again in this life get into a boat
[Penelope] [31699] wanted if there was a row on youd vomit a better face there was no love
[Penelope] [31732] bed Id cut them off him so I would not that hed be much use still better
[Penelope] [31859] I wish he had what I had then hed boo I bet the cat itself is better off
[Penelope] [31883] in the morning dont forget I bet he never saw a better pair of thighs
[Penelope] [31937] laughed myself sick at him that day I better not make an alnight sitting
[Penelope] [31953] nuisance of a thing I hope theyll have something better for us in the
[Penelope] [32018] always sick or going to be sick or just getting better of it and hes a
[Penelope] [32125] with a lion God Im sure hed have something better to say for himself an
[Penelope] [32185] be much better for the world to be governed by the women in it you
[Penelope] [32289] and apple no Ill have to wear the old things so much the better itll be
[Penelope] [32301] like that something only I only wore it twice better lower this lamp and