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Synonyms for worse
wɜrsworse

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  1. worseadjective

    something inferior in quality or condition or effect

    "for better or for worse"; "accused of cheating and lying and worse"

    Antonyms:
    improved, better, finer, amended, healthier, fitter

  2. worseadjective

    (comparative of `bad') inferior to another in quality or condition or desirability

    "this road is worse than the first one we took"; "the road is in worse shape than it was"; "she was accused of worse things than cheating and lying"

    Synonyms:
    worsened

    Antonyms:
    finer, improved, amended, better, healthier, fitter

  3. worse, worsenedadverb

    changed for the worse in health or fitness

    "I feel worse today"; "her cold is worse"

    Synonyms:
    worsened

    Antonyms:
    amended, healthier, better, improved, fitter, finer

  4. worseadverb

    (comparative of `ill') in a less effective or successful or desirable manner

    "he did worse on the second exam"

    Antonyms:
    amended, finer, better, fitter, improved, healthier

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "worse":

    worst, poorer, pire

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#4423worse
#20947poorer
#42806worsened
#117178pire

How to use worse in a sentence?

  1. Steve Wollmer:

    He's taken a bad situation and made it dramatically worse, he can't take credit for much here because the problem that we're trying to solve, he helped create.

  2. Naomi Gutkind:

    We typically expect some degree of improvement these medications, but when we saw him two day later, he was getting far worse, so that’s when we inquired about specifically the EzriCare tears, because we knew they were associated with resistant infection that may not respond to those really strong antibiotics.

  3. Tim Roth:

    It's worse now because of the odium of populism leading the political movements of the country, it's like they have achieved the status that didn't exist before.

  4. John Stewart:

    It is already like a sky of sound and that sky of sound can only get louder and worse if there is a third runway, you just feel that these planes are always there.

  5. Dan Ly:

    Our findings point to possibilities such as poorer pre-optimization of co-morbidities prior to surgery, delays of care due to structural racism and physician bias, and worse stress and its associated physical burden on Black men in the United States.


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