Posted by James Briggs on July 17, 2005
In Reply to: I've been better posted by Hong WK on July 17, 2005
: What is the meaning of "I've been better"? It's commonly used after someone is injured etc.
: name: Hong WK
It just means that the speaker is not feeling 100%. It's said when someone asks 'are you OK?'. The reply implies that they are not completely so; they could feel better.