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Main Entry: bad
Synonyms:
A-1, OK, ace-high, bang-up, bonzer, boss, bully, capital, cool, corking, dandy, delicious, excellent, fab, fine and dandy, first-class, first-rate, grand, great, groovy, high, hot, hunky-dory, jam-up, neat, nifty, nobby, okay, peachy-keen, peachy, ripping, rum, scrumptious, slap-up, smashing, spiffing, spiffy, stunning, swell, tip-top, wizard
 
Main Entry: bad
Synonyms:
abomination, atrocity, befoulment, corruption, crackerjack, crimes, damage, defilement, despoliation, destruction, detriment, disappointment, disgrace, error, evil, grievance, harm, harmful things, havoc, immorality, infamy, infection, iniquity, injury, knavery, mischief, misfortune, obliquity, offenses, outrage, peccancy, poison, pollution, sad events, scandal, shame, sin, the pits, the worst, toxin, venom, vexation, villainy, wickedness, woe, wrongs
 
Main Entry: bad
Synonyms:
a lot, in the worst way, seriously, severely, very much
 
Main Entry: bad
Synonyms:
Machiavellian, Mephistophelian, Stygian, abandoned, abhorrent, abominable, abysmal, accursed, acrid, acute, addled, adverse, afflicting, aggravating, agonizing, ailing, alarming, amateurish, amiss, amoral, angry, anguishing, annoying, apocalyptic, apologetic, appalling, arrant, ashamed, atrocious, awful, bad-smelling, bad-tempered, badly behaved, baleful, bane, baneful, barfy, base, beastly, below par, below standard, bestial, biting, bitter, black-hearted, black, blah, blamable, blameworthy, blasphemous, blight, blighted, blue, bodeful, boding, bogus, bothersome, bottom out, brackish, brutal, brutish, bum, bummer, but good, calamitous, cankered, cantankerous, careless, carious, castrated, catastrophic, caustic, cheap, cheesy, choleric, churlish, cloying, coarse, conscience-stricken, consuming, contaminated, contemptible, contrite, convulsive, corrupt, corrupted, counterfeit, crabbed, cranky, crappy, crestfallen, criminal, crippled, critical, critically ill, crooked, cross, crotchety, cruddy, crude, cruel, crummy, crushing, crying evil, curmudgeonly, cutting, damaging, damnable, dangerous, dangersome, dark, dastardly, deadly, decayed, deceitful, decomposed, decomposing, defective, defiant, deficient, defiled, dejected, deleterious, delinquent, demoniac, demoniacal, deplorable, depraved, depressed, depressing, desolating, despaired of, despicable, despondent, destructive, detestable, detrimental, devastating, diabolic, diabolical, diddly, difficult, dire, dirty, disabled, disadvantageous, disagreeable, disappointing, disastrous, discomforting, disconcerting, disconsolate, discouraged, discouraging, diseased, disgraceful, disgusting, disheartening, dishonest, dishonorable, disloyal, dismal, disobedient, disordered, disorderly, dispirited, displeasing, disquieting, disreputable, disruptive, dissatisfactory, dissolute, distasteful, distractive, distressed, distressful, distressing, disturbed, disturbing, doleful, done for, doomful, doubtful, down, downcast, downer, downhearted, dreadful, dreary, dubitable, ducky, dud, dying, elfin, emasculated, enveloping, envenomed, erroneous, evil-minded, evil-starred, evil, exasperating, excruciating, execrable, expiring, fabricated, facing death, facinorous, failing, faint, faintish, faithless, fake, falacious, fallacious, false, falsified, fatal, fateful, faulty, fearful, fecal, feeble, feeling awful, feeling faint, feeling something terrible, feigned, festered, festering, fetid, fictitious, fiendish, fiery, filthy, flagitious, flagrant, flyblown, foggy, foreboding, forged, foul, fraudulent, fraught with danger, fretful, frightening, frightful, froward, frowsty, frowy, frowzy, full of regret, full of the devil, fulsome, funky, fusty, futile, game, gamy, gangrened, gangrenous, garbage, ghastly, given up, gloomy, glum, gnawing, god-awful, godawful, godless, graceless, grating, grave, graveolent, grievous, grim, grinding, gripping, grisly, grody, gross, grouchy, groundless, gruesome, grumpy, grungy, guilt-ridden, guilty, halt, halting, hamstrung, handicapped, hard, harmful, harrowing, harsh, hateful, hazardous, heart-rending, heartbreaking, heavy, heinous, hellish, hideous, hobbling, homely, hopeless, horrendous, horrible, horrid, hurt, hurtful, icky, icy, ill-advised, ill-behaved, ill-boding, ill-considered, ill-fated, ill-natured, ill-omened, ill-smelling, ill-starred, ill-suited, ill-timed, ill, illogical, imitation, immedicable, immoral, impatient, imperfect, impious, impolitic, imprecise, improper, impure, in articulo mortis, in danger, in pain, in poor health, inaccurate, inadequate, inadmissible, inadvisable, inappropriate, inapt, inauspicious, incapable, incapable of life, incapacitated, inclement, incompetent, incongruous, inconvenient, incorrect, incurable, indecent, indecorous, indelicate, indisposed, inedible, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficacious, inefficient, inept, inexact, inexpedient, inexpert, infamous, infected, infelicitous, inferior, infernal, infirm, infuriating, inhuman, inimical, iniquitous, injured, injurious, inopportune, insalubrious, insanitary, insidious, insubordinate, insufferable, intense, intolerable, inutile, invalid, irascible, irksome, irrational, irrecoverable, irremediable, irreparable, irretrievable, irreverent, irreversible, irrevocable, irritable, irritating, jeopardous, joyless, junky, keen, knavish, lacking, laid low, lame, lamentable, languid, lewd, libertine, licentious, limping, loathsome, lousy, low, lowering, maggoty, maimed, malapropos, malefic, malevolent, malicious, malign, malodorous, mawkish, mean, melancholy, menacing, mephitic, miasmal, miasmic, mildewed, mildewy, minatory, misbehaving, mischievous, miserable, misrepresented, misstated, mistaken, mock, moldy, monstrous, moody, morally wrong, morbid, morbific, moribund, mortally ill, mortified, moth-eaten, mournful, mucid, musty, nagging, nasty, naughty, nauseant, nauseated, nauseating, nauseous, near death, necrosed, necrotic, nefarious, negligent, nidorous, no-good, nocuous, noisome, nonmoral, nonproductive, nonviable, not correct, not genuine, not good, not proper, not quite right, not real, not respectable, not true, not up to par, not up to scratch, not up to snuff, not valid, not well, noxious, null and void, objectionable, obliquitous, obnoxious, obscene, odious, odorous, of evil portent, of no use, off-base, off-color, off, off the beam, off the mark, offensive, olid, ominous, oppressive, opprobrious, out-of-line, out of place, out of sight, out of sorts, overripe, painful, pale, pallid, parlous, pathetic, pathogenic, pathological, paw, peccant, peevish, penetrating, penitent, peppery, perfidious, periculous, perilous, pernicious, perverse, perverted, pestiferous, petulant, phony, piercing, plain, poisoned, poisonous, polluted, poor, poorly, pornographic, portending, portentous, pretended, profane, profligate, provoking, punishing, punk, putrefacient, putrefied, putrescent, putrid, putrified, qualmish, queasy, questionable, racking, rainy, rancid, rank, rascally, raunchy, ravaging, reasty, rebarbative, reechy, reeking, reeky, regretful, regrettable, remorseful, repellent, reprehensible, reprobacy, reprobate, repugnant, repulsive, retched, revolting, risky, rocky, roguish, rotted, rotten, rotting, rough, rowdy, rowdyish, rude, rueful, ruffianly, ruinous, sad, satanic, scampish, scandalous, scary, scathing, scoundrelly, scurvy, searing, second-class, second-rate, seedy, self-willed, septic, serious, severe, sham, shamefaced, shameful, sharp, shoddy, shooting, short-tempered, sick, sick unto death, sickening, sickish, sickly, simulated, sinful, sinister, sinking, skunky, slipping, slipping away, slipshod, smarting, smellful, smelling, smelly, smutty, snappish, snowy, solemn, somber, sordid, sorrowful, sorry, sour, spasmodic, spavined, sphacelated, spiteful, spoiled, spurious, stabbing, stale, stenchy, sticky, stinging, stinking, stormy, strong, stuffy, substandard, suffering, sulfurous, sulky, sullen, suppurating, suppurative, surly, synthetic, tainted, taken ill, tampered with, terminal, terrible, terribly, testy, thankless, the pits, threatening, tormenting, torturing, touchy, tough, tragic, traitorous, treacherous, treasonous, tricky, troubled, troublesome, troubling, trying, turned, ugly, ulcerated, ulcerous, unable, unacceptable, unappetizing, unapt, unattractive, unauthentic, unbearable, unbefitting, unbehaving, uncertain, uncomely, unconventional, undependable, under par, under the weather, undesirable, undisciplined, uneasy, uneatable, unendurable, unethical, unfavorable, unfit, unfit for human consumption, unfitting, unforgivable, unfortunate, unfounded, ungodly, ungracious, ungrammatical, ungrateful, ungrounded, unhandsome, unhappy, unhealthful, unhealthy, unhygienic, uninviting, unkind, unlikely, unlovely, unlucky, unmeet, unmoral, unnerving, unpalatable, unpardonable, unpleasant, unprincipled, unproductive, unprofitable, unpromising, unpropitious, unproportioned, unqualified, unreal, unreliable, unrighteous, unruly, unsanitary, unsatisfactory, unsavory, unscrupulous, unseasonable, unseemly, unsettling, unshapely, unsightly, unskillful, unsound, unspeakable, unsuitable, unsure, untimely, untoward, untrue, untrustworthy, unwelcome, unwell, unwholesome, unwise, unworthy, upset, upsetting, useless, valetudinarian, valueless, venomous, vexatious, vicious, vile, villainous, villainy, virtueless, vitiated, void, volatile, vomity, vulgar, wan, wayward, weak, weakly, weevily, white, wicked, willful, woe, woebegone, woeful, worm-eaten, worthless, wounded, wretched, wrong, yucky
 
Main Entry: bad blood
Synonyms:
acrimony, animosity, animus, antagonism, antipathy, bad temper, bad will, bitter feeling, bitterness, blighting glance, clashing, collision, competition, conflict, contrariety, contrariness, cross-purposes, disaccord, dissension, enmity, evil disposition, evil eye, feud, fractiousness, friction, hard feelings, hostility, ill-disposedness, ill blood, ill feeling, ill nature, ill will, inimicalness, malevolence, malocchio, negativeness, noncooperation, obstinacy, oppugnancy, perverseness, rancor, recalcitrance, refractoriness, repugnance, rivalry, soreness, sourness, uncooperativeness, vendetta, venom, virulence, vitriol, vying, whammy
 
Main Entry: bad boy
Synonyms:
booger, buffoon, bugger, cutup, devil, elf, enfant terrible, funmaker, hood, hoodlum, hooligan, imp, joker, jokester, knave, little devil, little monkey, little rascal, minx, mischief-maker, mischief, pixie, practical joker, prankster, puck, rapscallion, rascal, rogue, rowdy, ruffian, scamp, scapegrace, wag
 
Main Entry: bad breath
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BO, bad smell, body odor, fetidity, fetidness, fetor, foul breath, foul odor, frowst, graveolence, halitosis, malodor, mephitis, miasma, nidor, noxious stench, offensive odor, reek, reeking, rotten smell, stench, stench of decay, stink
 
Main Entry: bad character
Synonyms:
bad name, bad odor, bad report, bad reputation, bad repute, disapprobation, discredit, disesteem, disfavor, dishonor, evil repute, ill-favor, ill fame, ill repute, poor reputation, public dishonor, shady reputation, unsavory reputation
 
Main Entry: bad debt
Synonyms:
accounts payable, accounts receivable, amount due, bad debts, bill, bills, borrowing, charges, chits, debt, default, defection, delinquence, delinquency, dishonor, dishonoring, due, dues, financial commitment, floating debt, funded debt, indebtedness, indebtment, liability, maturity, national debt, nondischarge of debts, nonpayment, nonremittal, obligation, outstanding debt, pledge, protest, protested bill, public debt, repudiation, score, uncollectible, uncollectibles, unfulfilled pledge
 
Main Entry: bad faith
Synonyms:
Machiavellianism, Punic faith, ambidexterity, artifice, barratry, breach, breach of contract, breach of faith, breach of privilege, breach of promise, breach of trust, breaking, contravention, cunning, deceitfulness, dereliction, disaffection, dishonesty, disloyalty, double-dealing, doubleness, doubleness of heart, duplicity, faithlessness, falseheartedness, falseness, falsity, fickleness, improbity, inconstancy, infidelity, infraction, infringement, low cunning, mala fides, offense, recreancy, transgression, treachery, trespass, trothlessness, two-facedness, unfaith, unfaithfulness, unloyalty, unsteadfastness, untrueness, violation, wile
 
Main Entry: bad guy
Synonyms:
Roscius, actor, actress, antagonist, barnstormer, character, character actor, character man, character woman, child actor, diseur, diseuse, dramatizer, feeder, foil, heavy, histrio, histrion, ingenue, juvenile, matinee idol, mime, mimer, mimic, monologist, mummer, pantomime, pantomimist, playactor, player, protean actor, reciter, soubrette, stage performer, stage player, stooge, straight man, stroller, strolling player, theatrical, thespian, trouper, utility man, villain
 
Main Entry: bad habit
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automatism, besetting sin, characteristic, creature of habit, custom, failing, failure, fault, flaw, foible, force of habit, frailty, habit, habit pattern, habitude, imperfection, infirmity, moral flaw, pattern, peculiarity, practice, praxis, second nature, stereotype, stereotyped behavior, trick, usage, use, vice, way, weak point, weak side, weakness, wont
 
Main Entry: bad influence
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Jonah, Rasputin, Svengali, VIP, access, big wheel, court, curse, eminence grise, enchantment, evil eye, evil genius, evil star, five-percenter, friend at court, good influence, gray eminence, heavyweight, hex, hidden hand, hoodoo, ill wind, influence, influence peddler, influencer, ingroup, jinx, key, kingmaker, lobby, lobbyist, lords of creation, malevolent influence, malocchio, man of influence, manipulator, open sesame, powers that be, pressure group, sinister influence, special-interest group, special interests, spell, the Establishment, very important person, voodoo, whammy, wheeler-dealer, wire-puller
 
Main Entry: bad job
Synonyms:
bevue, blunder, bobble, boggle, bonehead play, boner, boo-boo, botch, bungle, bungling, clumsy performance, error, etourderie, flub, fluff, foozle, fumble, gaucherie, haphazardness, hash, loose ends, mess, messiness, miscue, mistake, muff, off day, sad work, slapdash, slip, slipshoddiness, slipshodness, sloppiness, slovenliness, slovenly performance, slovenry, sluttishness, stumble, trip, untidiness
 
Main Entry: bad language
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billingsgate, blue language, colorful language, cursing, cussing, dirty language, dirty talk, dysphemism, evil speaking, filth, filthy language, foul language, obscenity, profane swearing, profanity, ribaldry, scatology, strong language, swearing, unparliamentary language, unrepeatable expressions, vile language, vulgar language
 
Main Entry: bad name
Synonyms:
bad character, bad odor, bad report, bad reputation, bad repute, disapprobation, discredit, disesteem, disfavor, dishonor, evil repute, ill-favor, ill fame, ill repute, poor reputation, public dishonor, shady reputation, unsavory reputation
 
Main Entry: bad news
Synonyms:
aggravation, annoyance, bad child, bad example, bad man, bad person, bad woman, bedevilment, bore, bother, botheration, bothersomeness, crashing bore, devilment, difficulty, disreputable, disreputable person, dogging, downer, drag, evangel, exasperation, glad tidings, good news, good word, gospel, harassment, harrying, headache, hounding, molestation, nuisance, objectionable person, persecution, persona non grata, pest, problem, trial, trouble, unacceptable person, undesirable, unworthy, vexation, vexatiousness, worriment, worry
 
Main Entry: bad notices
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adverse criticism, animadversion, aspersion, bad press, captiousness, carping, cavil, caviling, censoriousness, criticism, exception, faultfinding, flak, hairsplitting, hit, home thrust, hostile criticism, hypercriticalness, hypercriticism, imputation, knock, nagging, niggle, niggling, nit-picking, nit, obloquy, overcriticalness, pestering, pettifogging, priggishness, quibble, quibbling, rap, reflection, reproachfulness, slam, stricture, swipe, taking exception, trichoschistism
 
Main Entry: bad person
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Main Entry: bad press
Synonyms:
adverse criticism, animadversion, aspersion, bad notices, captiousness, carping, cavil, caviling, censoriousness, criticism, exception, faultfinding, flak, hairsplitting, hit, home thrust, hostile criticism, hypercriticalness, hypercriticism, imputation, knock, nagging, niggle, niggling, nit-picking, nit, obloquy, overcriticalness, pestering, pettifogging, priggishness, quibble, quibbling, rap, reflection, reproachfulness, slam, stricture, swipe, taking exception, trichoschistism
 
Main Entry: bad taste
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Babbittry, Gothicism, barbarism, barbarousness, bombasticness, bourgeois taste, cacology, cacophony, camp, campiness, clumsiness, coarseness, crudeness, cumbrousness, dysphemism, gracelessness, grossness, harshness, heaviness, high camp, ill-balanced sentences, impropriety, impurity, inappropriateness, inconcinnity, incorrectness, indecency, indecorousness, indecorum, indelicacy, inelegance, inelegancy, infelicity, kitsch, lack of finish, lack of polish, leadenness, low camp, philistinism, pompousness, ponderousness, poor diction, poor taste, pop, pop culture, roughness, rudeness, sesquipedalianism, sesquipedality, slipshod construction, stiltedness, tastelessness, turgidity, unaestheticism, unaestheticness, unbecomingness, uncouthness, uneuphoniousness, unfittingness, ungracefulness, unrefinement, unseemliness, unsuitability, unsuitableness, unwieldiness, vulgar taste, vulgarism, vulgarity, vulgarness
 
Main Entry: bad temper
Synonyms:
Irish, anger, asperity, bad blood, bad humor, bad will, bile, biliousness, blighting glance, causticity, choler, corrosiveness, dander, discontent, evil disposition, evil eye, gall, ill-disposedness, ill humor, ill nature, ill temper, ill will, malevolence, malocchio, sourness, spleen, temper, whammy
 
Main Entry: in a bad way
Synonyms:
ailing, ausgespielt, bad, below par, between two fires, cornered, critically ill, done, done up, down, effete, emptied, endangered, exhausted, faint, faintish, far-gone, fatigued, feeling awful, feeling faint, feeling something terrible, frazzled, ill, imperiled, in a predicament, in danger, in desperate case, in extremis, in jeopardy, indisposed, jaded, jeopardized, laid low, mortally ill, not quite right, off-color, on the spot, out of sorts, played out, pooped, rocky, run-down, seedy, shotten, sick, sick unto death, sickish, spent, taken ill, threatened, tired, under the weather, unwell, used up, worn-out
 
Main Entry: not bad
Synonyms:
OK, acceptable, adequate, admissible, all right, better than nothing, decent, fair, fairish, good enough, goodish, moderate, not amiss, not half bad, not so bad, okay, passable, presentable, pretty good, respectable, satisfactory, sufficient, tidy, tolerable, unexceptionable, unobjectionable, workmanlike
 
Main entries similar to: bad
abandoned, abominable, abomination, alarming, amiss, apocalyptic, arrant, atrocious, atrocity, awful, baleful, bane, baneful, bang-up, barfy, base, below par, bitter, black, blameworthy, blight, blue, boss, brackish, bully, bum, cast down, castrated, cheap, cloying, contaminated, contemptible, contrary, cool, corrupt, corruption, crappy, criminal, crippled, critical, damage, damaging, damnable, dandy, dangerous, dark, decomposed, deficient, delicious, deplorable, depressed, despoliation, destruction, destructive, detriment, detrimental, devilish, diabolic, dire, dirty, disabled, disconsolate, diseased, disgrace, disgraceful, dishonorable, disobedient, disorderly, disreputable, disruptive, done for, doomful, down, dreadful, dreary, droop, ducky, duff, dull, dying, emasculated, error, evil, evil-minded, execrable, explosive, fab, faint, fateful, faulty, fecal, festering, fetid, fiendish, fine and dandy, flagrant, fly in the ointment, forbidding, foreboding, foul, frowsty, frowzy, fulsome, funky, fusty, futile, game, gamy, gangrened, ghastly, gloomy, going, good, great, grievance, groovy, halt, halting, handicapped, hard, harm, harmful, havoc, heavy, heinous, high, hopeless, horrible, hot, hunky-dory, hurt, icky, ill, ill-advised, ill-considered, ill-fated, ill-suited, ill-timed, immoral, impolitic, improper, in a bad way, in extremis, inadvisable, inappropriate, inapt, inauspicious, incapacitated, inclement, incongruous, incorrigible, indisposed, inept, inequitable, inexpedient, infamous, infamy, infected, infection, infelicitous, inferior, iniquitous, iniquity, injurious, injury, inopportune, insalubrious, invalid, keen, knavery, knavish, laid low, lame, lean, limping, lousy, low, lowering, maggoty, malapropos, malevolent, malodorous, mawkish, mean, mediocre, menacing, miasmic, mildewed, mischief, mischievous, miserable, moldy, monstrous, mopey, morbid, morbific, moribund, mortified, musty, nasty, naughty, nauseating, nauseous, neat, nefarious, nifty, nobby, noisome, nonviable, noxious, null, null and void, odorous, off base, off-color, offensive, OK, ominous, out of line, out of order, out of place, out of sight, out of sorts, out of this world, outrage, overripe, parlous, pathogenic, pathological, paw, peachy, peccant, perilous, perverted, pestiferous, poison, poisoned, poisonous, polluted, pollution, poor, portentous, prejudicial, profane, punk, putrefied, putrid, ragged, rancid, rank, reasty, rebarbative, reeking, remorseful, reprehensible, reprobate, repulsive, ripping, rocky, rotten, rotting, rough, rowdy, ruffianly, rum, scandal, scandalous, scrumptious, scurvy, seedy, septic, serious, serpentine, shame, shameful, sick, sickening, sin, sinful, sinister, sinking, slipping, smashing, smelly, snake in the grass, solid, somber, something else, sorry, sour, spiffy, spoiled, spotty, stinking, stormy, strong, stuffy, stunning, sulfurous, superb, swell, tainted, terminal, terrible, threatening, tough, toxin, ugly, ulcerated, unacceptable, unbefitting, undesirable, undisciplined, unfavorable, unfit, unforgivable, unfortunate, ungodly, unhappy, unhealthful, unhealthy, unhygienic, unlucky, unpardonable, unpleasant, unpromising, unpropitious, unsanitary, unsatisfactory, unseasonable, unseemly, unskillful, unspeakable, unsuitable, untimely, untoward, unwell, unwholesome, unwise, unworthy, venom, vexation, vicious, vile, villainous, villainy, voiceless, vomity, weevily, wicked, wizard, woe, wonderful, wrong, yucky