Definition of fear the worst
- When we heard there had been an accident, we feared the worst.
: to feel fear in (oneself)
: to have a reverential awe of
: an unpleasant often strong emotion caused by anticipation or awareness of danger
: an instance of this emotion
: a state marked by this emotion
: superlative of bad
: or of ill
: most corrupt, bad, evil, or ill
: superlative of ill
: or illy
: or of bad
: one that is worst
: to get the better of : defeat
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