Definition of “be in bad, poor, the worst possible, etc. taste” - English Dictionary

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“be in bad, poor, the worst possible, etc. taste” in British English

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be in bad, poor, the worst possible, etc. taste

C2 to be unacceptable in a way that will upset or anger people:

He told a joke about death that I thought was in poor taste considering that Steve's father had just died.

(Definition of “be in bad, poor, the worst possible, etc. taste” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)