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English definition of “worse”

worse

noun [U]     /wɜːs/ US  /wɝːs/
C1 something that is more unpleasant or difficult : By the third month of the expedition they had endured many hardships , but worse was to follow . "What about the bride's dress - wasn't it appalling ?" "I don't know , I've seen worse." → Compare better nounWorse and worst
(Definition of worse noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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