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a bad accident/mistake/case of the flu
Police used tear gas, but that just made the situation worse.
It was the worst scandal of the Clinton presidency.
In the second half of the game, things went from bad to worse.
one of this year's worst movies
The show was so bad they took it off after two episodes.
a bad decision
You've been given bad advice.
I can come back later if this is a bad time for you.
This is the American English definition of bad. View British English definition of bad.
money, food, or clothes given to poor people