the worst


Definition of the worst

1 : the worst person or thing What's the worst that can happen? That movie was the worst! He is the worst of the bunch.
2 : the worst group of people or things This city's schools are the nation's worst.
3 : the worst part of something Even in the worst of times, she was hopeful. It's still raining, but the worst of the storm is over now.

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“The worst.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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