Pronunciation: (wûrs), [key]
—adj., comparative of bad and ill.
1. bad or ill in a greater or higher degree; inferior in excellence, quality, or character.
2. more unfavorable or injurious.
3. in less good condition; in poorer health.
that which is worse.
1. in a more evil, wicked, severe, or disadvantageous manner.
2. with more severity, intensity, etc.; in a greater degree.
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