worse off

adjective

Definition of worse off 

1 : having less money and possessions : less wealthy He was worse off financially than he was before.
2 : in a worse position If you quit school, you will be worse off.

Learn More about worse off

Dictionary Entries near worse off

worsement

worsen

worseness

worse off

worser

worship

worshipable

Statistics for worse off

Look-up Popularity

Comments on worse off

What made you want to look up worse off? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

involving abstract or general statements

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Liar, Liar Quiz

  • alt-5761dbe2ba986
  • Someone who pretends to be sick in order to avoid work is a:
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!