There are 3 translations of worse in Spanish:

worse1

Pronunciation: /wɜːrs; wɜːs/

adj

(comp ofbad1)
  • 1 1.1 [condition/singer/insult] peor cheer up! it could be worse ¡anímate! podría ser peor these scissors are worse than useless estas tijeras no sirven para nada the play wasn't very good, but I've seen worse la obra no era muy buena, pero las he visto peores he could've been hurt or worse podría haber resultado herido, o podría haberle pasado algo peor to get worse empeorar the music got worse la música empeoró or fue de mal en peor his hearing is getting worse and worse oye cada vez menos his golf is getting worse and worse cada vez juega peor al golf things are getting worse and worse las cosas van de mal en peor, las cosas están cada vez peor if you scratch it, it'll only make it worse si te rascas, es peor to make things worse, it started snowing por si fuera poco, empezó a nevar what was worse was that … peor aún fue que … to be the worse for drink estar* borracho they looked none the worse for their trying day no tenían mal aspecto a pesar del día que habían pasado there's nothing worse than … no hay nada peor que … 1.2 (less suitable, desirable) peor he couldn't have phoned at a worse time no podía haber llamado en peor momento or en un momento menos oportuno
  • 2 (in poorer health) (pred) to be worse estar* peor he is worse than yesterday está peor que ayer to get worse ponerse* peor, empeorar Grandad has got worse since he's been in hospital el abuelo se ha puesto peor desde que está en el hospital I think I've got worse creo que estoy or me he puesto peor

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There are 3 translations of worse in Spanish:

worse2

adv

  • (comp ofbadly) peor they played worse than we did oworse than us jugaron peor que nosotros you could do worse than take that job harías bien en aceptar ese trabajo

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of worse in Spanish:

worse3

n

  • the worse el ( or la etc) peor a change for the worse un cambio para mal he's taken a turn for the worse se ha puesto peor, ha empeorado

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.