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Even if the worst happens, you shouldn’t give up hope.
By Friday the worst of the freezing weather should be over.
The worst of it is, they didn’t admit they were wrong.
The pain was at its worst in the late evenings.
This is television at its worst.
The Senator’s reaction was at best ineffective and at worst irresponsible.
Let them do their worst – I’m not scared.
They’d been gone so long we were beginning to fear the worst.
If the worst comes to the worst, we’ll cancel the lecture.
We ended up with the worst of both worlds: an expensive solution that did not work.
This is the British English definition of worst. View American English definition of worst.