Significado de “the lesser of two evils” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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the lesser of two evils

the less unpleasant of two choices, neither of which is good:

But allowing a criminal to go free is perhaps the lesser of two evils if the alternative is imprisoning an innocent person.

(Definición de the lesser of two evils del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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the lesser of two evils

something that is bad, but not as bad as something else:

I had the choice of going with my parents to a concert or staying at my grumpy aunt's house – I chose my aunt's house as the lesser of two evils.

(Definición de the lesser of two evils del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)