if worse comes to worse

idiom

Definition of if worse comes to worse

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

Word by Word Definitions

worse play
  1. : comparative of bad

  2. : or of ill

  3. : of more inferior quality, value, or condition

  1. : one that is worse

  1. : comparative of bad

  2. : or badly

  3. : or of ill


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