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Synonyms for worse
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Princeton's WordNet

  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 database

  1. List of paraphrases for "worse":

    worst, poorer, pire

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How to use worse in a sentence?

  1. Queen Victoria:

    For a man to strike any women is most brutal, and I, as well as everyone else, think this far worse than any attempt to shoot, which, wicked as it is, is at least more comprehensible and more courageous.

  2. Jacqueline Savitz:

    Plastic is a cheap product to make, but it comes at a high price to our environment, i can't even stand the thought of it, when I go to the beach and see all the plastic on the waves and in the sand. It's found in most every bird stomach and in sea turtles and whales that starve to death, and the problem is getting much worse.

  3. Ishwarlal Jialal:

    Fat around the middle is worse than fat anywhere else, it’s where the damage starts in terms of insulin resistance and inflammatory proteins.

  4. Zhang Lifan:

    The logic behind all of this is that their sense of crisis is getting worse and the regime is feeling more and more insecure, FORCED CONFESSION.

  5. Eliot Engel:

    I welcome debate in Congress based on the merits of policy, but it's unacceptable and deeply offensive to call into question the loyalty of fellow American citizens because of their political views, including support for the US-Israel relationship, we all take the same oath. Worse, Representative Omar comments leveled that charge by invoking a vile anti-Semitic slur.

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