the lesser of two evils Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “the lesser of two evils” - Learner’s Dictionary

the lesser of two evils

the less bad of two bad things: I suppose I regard the Democratic candidate as the lesser of two evils.Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable
Translations of “the lesser of two evils”
in Chinese (Traditional) 兩害相權之輕者…
in Russian меньшее из двух зол…
in Turkish kötünün iyisi, ehvenişer…
in Chinese (Simplified) 两害相权之轻者…
in Polish mniejsze zło…
(Definition of the lesser of two evils from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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