Definition of least worst in English:

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  • Best out of a group which are all undesirable or of poor quality: choosing the least worst option is your only escape
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    • 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

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