if worse comes to worse

Definition of if worse comes to worse

  1. :  if the worst possible thing happens If worse comes to worse, you can always ask me for help.

Word by Word Definitions

worseplay
  1. : comparative ofbador ofill

    :  of more inferior quality, value, or condition

    :  more unfavorable, difficult, unpleasant, or painful

  1. :  one that is worse

  1. : comparative ofbador ofill

    :  in a worse manner :  to a worse extent or degree

    :  what is worse

comeplay comes
  1. :  to move toward something :  approach

    :  to move or journey to a vicinity with a specified purpose

    :  to reach a particular station in a series


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