Translation of "worst" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /wɜːst/ us /wɜrst/

A2 superlative of bad: the most unpleasant, difficult, etc.

What’s the worst job you’ve ever had?
adverb uk /wɜːst/ us /wɜrst/

superlative of badly

Roads in the north were the worst affected by the snow.
pronoun uk /wɜːst/ us /wɜrst/
the worst

B1 the most unpleasant or difficult thing, person, or situation

el peor, lo peor
I’ve made some mistakes in the past, but this is definitely the worst.

(Translation of “worst” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /wəːst/

bad to the greatest extent

That is the worst book I have ever read.
do one’s worst

to do the most evil etc thing that one can.

hacerlo lo peor posible
get the worst of

to be defeated in (a fight etc).

ser derrotado
if the worst comes to the worst

if the worst possible thing happens

en el peor de los casos
If the worst comes to the worst you can sell your house.
the worst of it is (that)

the most unfortunate etc aspect of the situation is (that)

lo peor de todo es (que)
The worst of it is that the current economic problems will afftect people for many years to come.

(Translation of “worst” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)