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worse-off
Pronunciation: /ˌwɜːrsˈɔːf/, /ˌwɜːsˈɒf/

Translation of worse-off in Spanish:

adjective predicative worse off

  • 1 (financially)
    (citizens/worker)
    en peor posición económica
    I ended up $50 worse-off o worse-off by $50
    salí perdiendo 50 dólares
    we're worse off than them o than they are
    estamos en peor posición económica que ellos
  • 2 (emotionally, physically) (predicative) to be worse off
    estar peor
    he'd be worse off here than at home
    estaría peor aquí que en casa
    we'd be no worse off for a change of routine
    no nos vendría mal un cambio en la rutina

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