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Bad or of a low quality - thesaurus

Synonyms

sad

adjective

very bad in a way that makes you feel angry, upset, or shocked

poor

adjective

of low quality

terribly

adverb

in a very bad way

poorly

adverb

badly

embarrassing

adjective

used for describing something that is very bad

appalling

adjective

very bad or disappointing

disgusting

adjective

very bad or shocking

horrendous

adjective

extremely bad or shocking

disgraceful

adjective

extremely bad or shocking

shoddy

adjective

shoddy work, services, or products are of a very low standard

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abominable

adjective

formal extremely bad, offensive, or unpleasant

abysmal

adjective

extremely bad or low in quality

atrocious

adjective

very bad in quality

bad

adjective

of very low quality

baneful

adjective

literary bad or evil

bastardized

adjective

badly copied from something and of bad quality

beneath contempt

if someone or something is beneath contempt, they are so bad or so unimportant that they do not deserve any attention

beyond/past redemption

too bad to be used or improved

bum

adjective

informal bad or unfair

catastrophic

adjective

used for describing something that is very bad

chronic

adjective

Britishinformal very bad

contemptible

adjective

very bad and deserving no respect

crap

adjective

impolite bad in quality

crappy

adjective

very informal very bad

crummy

adjective

informal not good in quality

damnable

adjective

old-fashioned extremely bad or annoying

damning

adjective

showing that something is wrong or bad, or that someone has done something wrong or bad

deficient

adjective

formal not good enough

deplorable

adjective

formal extremely bad and shocking

diabolical

adjective

informal very bad

dire

adjective

saying that something very bad is going to happen

dire

adjective

informal of a very low standard

dismal

adjective

very bad

egregious

adjective

very formal extremely bad

execrable

adjective

very formal extremely bad in quality

foul

adjective

spoken very bad or unpleasant

ghastly

adjective

very bad or unpleasant

god-awful

adjective

informal extremely bad or unpleasant. Some people consider this word offensive.

hateful

adjective

extremely bad, unpleasant, or cruel

ill

adverb

formal badly

ill

adjective

bad, or harmful

irreparable

adjective

formal irreparable harm or damage is extremely bad and cannot be repaired or improved

loathsome

adjective

very bad or unpleasant

low-class

adjective

informal low in quality

low-grade

adjective

low in quality

mal-

prefix

bad, or badly: used with some nouns, adjectives, and verbs

mis-

prefix

bad, or badly: used with some nouns and verbs

no good

of a low quality or standard

pants

adjective

Britishvery informal of very low quality

pitiful

adjective

extremely bad

profound

adjective

very severe

puny

adjective

poor in quality or amount, and not very effective or impressive

rotten

adjective

informal of a low quality, standard, or ability

rubbishy

adjective

informal of very bad quality

second-class

adjective

low in quality or importance

second-rate

adjective

not of good quality

shabby

adjective

of low quality

shit

adjective

impolite very bad or unpleasant

shitty

adjective

impolite very bad, boring, or annoying

shocking

adjective

Britishinformal very bad

shonky

adjective

Australianvery informal dishonest, not reliable, or of bad quality

subhuman

adjective

dirtier or worse than you think humans deserve

terrible

adjective

very bad in quality or ability

third-class

adjective

of very low quality

third-rate

adjective

of very low quality

unspeakable

adjective

informal very bad in quality

wack

adjective

informal bad, stupid or of low quality

weak

adjective

bad in quality

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Open Dictionary

Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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