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bad

(Inferior), adjective adultered, base, decaying, degenerative, degraded, deleterious, deplorable, detrimental, dreadful, faulty, foul, fulsome, impure, injurious, malignant, malus, noxious, objectionable, ruined, undesirable, unfit, unsound, unsuitable
Associated concepts: bad bargain, bad check, bad title

bad

(Offensive), adjective abhorrent, abominable, amoral, arrant, atrocious, baleful, baneful, base, corrupt, cruel, debauched, degenerate, degraded, demoralized, deplorable, depraved, derogatory, despicable, destructive, detrimental, diabolic, dire, disastrous, disgraced, disgusting, dishonorable, disreputable, evil, execrable, flagrant, fulsome, heinous, ignoble, immoral, improbus, improper, indecent, infamous, iniquitous, injurious, insidious, loathsome, maleficent, malevolent, malific, malus, miscreant, monstrous, nasty, nefarious, nequam, nocuous, objectionable, obnoxious, odious, offensive, onerous, oppressive, peccant, perfidious, pernicious, reprehensible, repugnant, repulsive, retrogressive, revolting, ruined, ruinous, scandalous, sinful, sinister, treacherous, troublous, turpitudinous, undesirable, unfit, unsuitable, unvirtuous, venal, vicious, vile, villainous, virtueless, wicked
Associated concepts: bad behavior, bad character, bad faith, bad influence, bad motive, bad reputation, bad repute
Foreign phrases: In facto quod se habet ad bonum et malum, magis de bono quam de malo lex intendit.In an act or deed which may be considered as both good and bad, the law directs its attention more to the good than the bad.
See also: culpable, deleterious, delinquent, deplorable, depraved, detrimental, disastrous, disreputable, harmful, heinous, immoral, imperfect, iniquitous, nefarious, noxious, peccable, peccant, perverse, poor, profane, reprehensible, reprobate, wrongful
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Badly off at the weights when second to Khetaam on most recent start on Friday and makes plenty of appeal on return to the Flat.
DANNY INVINCIBILE'S confidence went so badly off the tracks earlier in the season he couldn't even drive his own car properly.
Mr Nicholds said: "We are not too badly off at the moment.
A cleverly dinked pass from Killian Brennan put Mark Quigley in on goal, but he sliced badly off target when he really should have scored.
Meanwhile, British jockeys who think they are badly off with a 28-day ban for riding a non-trier perhaps ought simply to think again.
The Juventus striker has been badly off form recently and has been left out of the Italian coach Marcelo Lippi's squad for the Azzurri's friendly against Russia in Cagliari tomorrow.
Armagh are not too badly off for fire-power but will need someone to take the burden off Ronan Clarke and Steven Mc-Donnell as the year progresses.
He said: "I wasn't badly off with my tee shots and I made a lot of putts.
Garland says when things were looking bright for Topmeup, and he quietly fancied her for the Oaks, he was desperately disappointed for owners Rose and Ron Howe when she was withdrawn badly off colour at the semi-final stage of that competition.
SHARON STONE goes badly off the rails in a vividly staged, over-the-top psycho-chiller.
Asking people in Ireland to help, Shaun said: "No one in Ireland is experiencing the kind of poverty these kids are living in, no matter how badly off they are.
It is only now that David Seaman has left the fold that you truly realise how badly off England are for goalies.