could do worse
Definition of could do worse
—used to say that a particular choice, action, etc., is not a bad one You could do worse than to vote for her.
Word by Word Definitions
: past tense ofcan
: used in auxiliary function in the past , in the past conditional , and as an alternative to can suggesting less force or certainty or as a polite form in the present
: comparative ofbador ofill
: of more inferior quality, value, or condition
: more unfavorable, difficult, unpleasant, or painful
: one that is worse
: comparative ofbadorbadlyor ofillorilly
: in a worse manner : to a worse extent or degree
: what is worse
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