Definition of worse:

part of speech: noun

That which is less good.

More bad; more sick.

part of speech: adverb

Bad in a higher degree.

In a manner more evil or bad.

part of speech: adverb

In a less good manner or degree.

part of speech: adjective

Comparative of bad; bad or ill to a larger extent; more evil or corrupt; less good; more sick; as, the patient is worse.

part of speech: adjective

( used as comp. of BAD), Bad or evil in a greater degree: more sick.

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