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adjective worse pronunciation in British English /wɜː(r)s/
  1. more unpleasant or bad than something else or than before
    Some said they’d never seen a worse film.
    get worse: Our performance got worse as the game went on.
    worse than: The injury looked a lot worse than it really was.
    something is made worse by something: The situation was made worse by the rapid growth in population.
    worse and worse: The company’s financial problems are getting worse and worse.
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    1. a.
      more ill than before
      She’s feeling much worse today.
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