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Synonyms for bad

poor

too bad: a shame

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  • a shame
  • a crime
  • a pity
  • a sin
  • a crying shame
  • a bummer
  • a sad thing

too bad: hard luck

Synonyms for bad

below a standard of quality

misbehaving, often in a troublesome way

bringing, predicting, or characterized by misfortune

impaired because of decay

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whatever is destructive or harmful

Synonyms for bad

that which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency

having undesirable or negative qualities

very intense

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feeling physical discomfort or pain ('tough' is occasionally used colloquially for 'bad')

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(of foodstuffs) not in an edible or usable condition

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feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone

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not capable of being collected

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below average in quality or performance

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nonstandard

not financially safe or secure

physically unsound or diseased

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capable of harming

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characterized by wickedness or immorality

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reproduced fraudulently

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not working properly

with great intensity ('bad' is a nonstandard variant for 'badly')

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very much

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It marks the 29-year-old Scotsman's first prime-time show in the UK and he's excited by the challenge, saying: "It's going to be bigger, badder, crazier than anybody could ever imagine.
Branded by Sky chiefs as "bigger, bolder and badder than ever", Daniel is one of six new Gladiators who join forces with last-series favourites to take on the Contenders in events such as Duel, Powerball and Hang Tough.
A guy said, 'I'm badder than you' - so he stabbed him.
But its unwavering mission to be the badder sequel subtracts a little more than it adds.
Nicholas Badder from Pwllheli exhibited environmentally friendly insulation panels and doors made from recycled fridge carcasses.
A testimonial to the mantra that "everything is bigger in Texas," Cutting Edge Haunted House holds the Guinness World Record as Earth's "longest walk-through horror house," and continues to get bigger and badder with every passing year.