expect/fear the worst

Definition of expect/fear the worst

  1. :  to assume that something very bad will happen

Word by Word Definitions

expectplay
  1. :  wait, stay

    :  to look forward

    :  await

fearplay
  1. :  frighten

    :  to feel fear in (oneself)

    :  to have a reverential awe of

  1. :  an unpleasant often strong emotion caused by anticipation or awareness of danger

    :  an instance of this emotion

    :  a state marked by this emotion

worstplay
  1. : superlative ofbador ofill

    :  most corrupt, bad, evil, or ill

    :  most unfavorable, difficult, unpleasant, or painful

  1. : superlative ofillorillyor ofbadorbadly

    :  to the extreme degree of badness or inferiority

    :  to the greatest or highest degree

  1. :  one that is worst

  1. :  to get the better of :  defeat


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