|a.||1.||Bad, ill, evil, or corrupt, in a greater degree; more bad or evil; less good; specifically, in poorer health; more sick; - used both in a physical and moral sense.|
|n.||1.||Loss; disadvantage; defeat.|
|2.||That which is worse; something less good; |
|adv.||1.||In a worse degree; in a manner more evil or bad.|
|v. t.||1.||To make worse; to put disadvantage; to discomfit; to worst. See Worst, |
|Noun||1.||worse - something inferior in quality or condition or effect; "for better or for worse"; "accused of cheating and lying and worse"|
|Adj.||1.||worse - (comparative of `bad') inferior to another in quality or condition or desirability; "this road is worse than the first one we took"; "the road is in worse shape than it was"; "she was accused of worse things than cheating and lying"|
better - (comparative of `good') superior to another (of the same class or set or kind) in excellence or quality or desirability or suitability; more highly skilled than another; "You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din"; "a better coat"; "a better type of car"; "a suit with a better fit"; "a better chance of success"; "produced a better mousetrap"; "she's better in math than in history"
|2.||worse - changed for the worse in health or fitness; "I feel worse today"; "her cold is worse"|
better - (comparative of `good') changed for the better in health or fitness; "her health is better now"; "I feel better"
|Adv.||1.||worse - (comparative of `ill') in a less effective or successful or desirable manner; "he did worse on the second exam"|