bad definition

  • adjective:
    • maybe not achieving a satisfactory standard; poor: a negative concert.
    • Evil; sinful.
    • Vulgar or obscene: bad language.
    • Informal Disobedient or freaky: bad kiddies.
    • Disagreeable, unpleasant, or troubling: a poor piece of development.
    • undesirable: bad reviews when it comes to play.
    • Not fresh; rotten or spoiled: bad beef.
    • Injurious in place; harmful: bad practices.
    • Not working precisely; flawed: a poor telephone connection.
    • high in or exhibiting faults or errors: bad sentence structure.
    • Having no credibility; void: passed bad inspections.
    • becoming so far behind in repayment regarding be viewed a loss: bad loans.
    • extreme; extreme: a bad cool.
    • Being in illness or in discomfort: personally i think bad these days.
    • Being in poor condition; diseased: bad lung area.
    • Sorry; regretful: She seems bad about how she managed you.
    • Slang Very good; great.
    • Not good; bad; unfavorable.
    • Seemingly non-appropriate, in manners, etc.
    • Not suitable or fitting.
    • Tricky; stressful; unpleasant.
    • bad; wicked.
    • Faulty; perhaps not useful.
    • Spoiled, rotten, overripe.
    • Malodorous, nasty.
    • Bold and daring.
    • Severe, urgent.
    • this sense?) (slang) Fantastic.
    • Wanting great characteristics, whether physical or ethical; harmful, upsetting, inconvenient, unpleasant, painful, bad, or defective, either actually or morally; wicked; vicious; wicked; -- the opposite of great.
    • experience or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over one thing done or undone
    • having unwanted or bad characteristics
    • actually unsound or diseased
    • effective at damaging
    • (of foodstuffs) not in an edible or functional problem
    • described as wickedness or immorality
    • not capable to be gathered
    • reproduced fraudulently
    • maybe not financially safe or safe
    • nonstandard
    • extremely intense
    • unhealthy in quality or performance
    • sensation actual vexation or discomfort (`tough' is sporadically used colloquially for `bad')
    • not working precisely
  • noun:
    • a thing that is below standard or objectives, as of ethics or decency: evaluating the good up against the bad.
    • error, mistake
    • whatever is bad. A bad condition: as, to visit the bad (see below). A negative thing: as, there are bads and items included in this.
    • Preterit of bid.
    • that which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency
  • adverb:
    • Usage Problem Badly.
    • terribly.
    • with great intensity (`bad' is a nonstandard variation for `badly')
    • quite definitely; highly
  • idiom:
    • in bad Informal in big trouble or disfavor.
    • my bad Slang Used to recognize that certain reaches fault.
    • half casual Reasonably great.
  • verb:
    • Archaic A past tense of quote.
    • Alternative previous tight of quote. See bade.
    • To shell (a walnut).
  • imperative:
    • Bade.
  • others:
    • Evil; sick; vicious; sinful; depraved: placed on people, conduct, personality, influence, etc.: as, a negative man; bad conduct; a poor life; a negative heart; bad influence, etc.
    • Offensive; disagreeable; problematic; painful; grievous: since, bad treatment; a poor temper; its too bad you had to wait way too long.
    • upsetting; noxious; having an injurious or bad tendency or effect: with concerning: as, bad atmosphere or bad food; late hours are detrimental to the health; this task will be harmful to your reputation or leads.
    • Ill; in ill-health; ill; in unsound problem: as, to feel bad; becoming bad with rheumatism; a poor hand or knee.
    • bad; faulty; useless; bad; of no worth: since, bad coin; bad debts; a bad soil; a bad crop; a bad piece of work; bad wellness.
    • Incorrect; faulty: because, a bad aim; bad English; a negative pronunciation.
    • Not valid; not sound: since, a poor claim; a negative plea.
    • Unfavorable; unfortunate: as, bad news; bad success.
    • [Bad is the ordinary antithesis of good, in most its senses, whether positively, ‘evil,’ ‘harmful,’ or negatively, ‘not great,’ ‘not satisfactory,’ and whether substantively, ‘being bad,’ or causally, ‘causing damage.’ The sensory faculties encounter one another, the complete application being determined by the framework.]

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