too bad

Definition of too bad

1 used to show that one is sorry or feels bad about something
  • It's too bad that John and Mary are getting divorced.
2 used in an ironic way to show that one is not sorry or does not feel bad about something
  • "But I need your help!" "(That's just) Too bad."

Word by Word Definitions

too play
  1. : besides, also

  2. : to an excessive degree : excessively

  3. : to such a degree as to be regrettable

bad play
  1. : failing to reach an acceptable standard : poor

  2. : unfavorable

  3. : not fresh : spoiled

  1. : something that is bad

  2. : an evil or unhappy state

  3. : fault

  1. : badly


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