|a.||1.||Bad, evil, or pernicious, in the highest degree, whether in a physical or moral sense. See Worse.|
|n.||1.||That which is most bad or evil; the most severe, pernicious, calamitous, or wicked state or degree.|
|v. t.||1.||To gain advantage over, in contest or competition; to get the better of; to defeat; to overthrow; to discomfit.|
|v. i.||1.||To grow worse; to deteriorate.|
|Noun||1.||worst - the least favorable outcome; "the worst that could happen"|
|2.||worst - the greatest damage or wickedness of which one is capable; "the invaders did their worst"; "so pure of heart that his worst is another man's best"|
|3.||worst - the weakest effort or poorest achievement one is capable of; "it was the worst he had ever done on a test"|
best - the supreme effort one can make; "they did their best"
|Verb||1.||worst - defeat thoroughly; "He mopped up the floor with his opponents"|
|Adj.||1.||worst - (superlative of `bad') most wanting in quality or value or condition; "the worst player on the team"; "the worst weather of the year"|
best - (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities; "the best film of the year"; "the best solution"; "the best time for planting"; "wore his best suit"
|Adv.||1.||worst - to the highest degree of inferiority or badness; "She suffered worst of all"; "schools were the worst hit by government spending cuts"; "the worst dressed person present"|