Best out of a group which are all undesirable or of poor quality: choosing the least worst option is your only escape
More example sentences
- I think all the parties are dismal although I do usually bother to vote for the least worst.
- If services have to be cut to reduce costs, reductions in opening hours are the least worst option.
- Surely the smart move is to support the least worst party
Definition of least worst in:
- The US English dictionary