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worst

noun
 
 
/wɜːst/
the worst B1 the most unpleasant or difficult thing, person, or situation: I've made some mistakes in the past, but this is definitely the worst.Worse and worst
at worst used to say what the most unpleasant or difficult situation could possibly be: At worst, we might lose our money.Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
if the worst comes to the worst UK ( US if worse/worst comes to worst) if a situation develops in the most unpleasant or difficult wayAccidents and disastersDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesFailures
Translations of “worst”
in Chinese (Traditional) 最壞的人(或事), 最糟的情況…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最坏的人(或事), 最糟的情况…
(Definition of worst noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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