Baculiform Bad-mannered

Bad

Meanings and phrases

bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. having undesirable or negative qualities
  2. very intense; big
  3. feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad'); tough
  4. (of foodstuffs) not in an edible or usable condition; spoiled; spoilt
  5. not capable of being collected; uncollectible
  6. below average in quality or performance
  7. nonstandard
  8. not financially safe or secure; risky; high-risk; speculative
  9. physically unsound or diseased; unfit; unsound
  10. capable of harming
  11. characterized by wickedness or immorality
  12. reproduced fraudulently; forged
  13. not working properly; defective
  14. feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone; regretful; sorry

bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. with great intensity (`bad' is a nonstandard variant for `badly'); badly
  2. very much; strongly; badly

bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. that which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency; badness

Bad Lands

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska; Badlands

bad block

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) a block (usually one sector) that cannot reliably hold data

bad blood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility; animosity; animus
E.g.
  • At that point, bad blood arose between the two administrations.
  • The trade also ushered in a period of bad blood between the two teams.
  • It's never been bad blood."

bad check

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a check that is dishonored on presentation because of insufficient funds; bad cheque

bad cheque

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a check that is dishonored on presentation because of insufficient funds; bad check

bad debt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a debt that is unlikely to be repaid

bad egg

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (old-fashioned slang) a bad person

bad fairy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fairy that tends to cause harm

bad guy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any person who is not on your side
E.g.
  • The actor is often hired to assume the "bad guy" role.
  • I liked the fact that there is no good guy and bad guy.
  • This led to comical "bad guy" characters becoming Otsuka's speciality.

bad hat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who deliberately stirs up trouble; troublemaker; trouble maker; troubler; mischief-maker

bad luck

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes; misfortune; tough luck; ill luck
  2. an unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate; mischance; mishap
  3. unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event; misfortune
E.g.
  • Anacleto is an inept secret agent with very bad luck.
  • Black and blue, Falstaff laments his bad luck.
  • Draugr can also kill people with bad luck.

bad manners

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. impoliteness resulting from ignorance; ill-breeding

bad person

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who does harm to others

bad temper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a persisting angry mood; ill temper

bad weather

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. weather unsuitable for outdoor activities; inclemency; inclementness
E.g.
  • The shoot was initially delayed due to bad weather.
  • On the 25th, a lookout broke an arm in bad weather.
  • "*" The 11th race was cancelled due to bad weather.

go bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. stop operating or functioning; fail; give way; die; give out; conk out; go; break; break down
  2. become unfit for consumption or use; spoil

in a bad way

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty; distressed; hard-pressed; hard put

not bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. very good; bang-up; bully; corking; cracking; dandy; great; groovy; keen; neat; nifty; peachy; slap-up; swell; smashing
E.g.
  • IGN said, "The music isn't memorable, but it's not bad".
  • Not brilliant, not bad."
  • It’s also not bad.

too bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. deserving regret; regrettable
E.g.
  • It’s too bad that these hopes have been quashed.
  • It's only too bad that Mr. Sim had to languish in jail."
  • It's just too bad they didn't kill them."

very bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I have very bad feelings about it," he later said.
  • He had some very bad experiences with hard drugs."
  • Anacleto is an inept secret agent with very bad luck.

so bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It really got so bad that we didn't do anything.
  • The bias against women was so bad at that time.
  • Well, he said, the food got so bad, he said.

bad guys

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The buildings lockdown codes are hacked and the bad guys come in to kill them .
  • Rayman is a rebel, fighting against mighty bad guys like in Star Wars or Robin Hood’.
  • He said, ""I've been playing bad guys back to back, so Darcy's a bit of an antidote!""

due to bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shoot was initially delayed due to bad weather.
  • The film was not released fully due to bad reviews.
  • "*" The 11th race was cancelled due to bad weather.

bad news

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bad news is that it’s not throwback enough."
  • 'Got some bad news, I'm afraid,' David began.
  • (I know from his tone that he is going to deliver bad news.)

good and bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • What she saw was the good and bad in life.
  • Characters, both good and bad, often beat up Willy for information.
  • However, there are groups that could possibly a mix of good and bad singers.

bad faith

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The main legal concept in article 138 is bad faith.
  • In some quarters Oppenheimer has been accused of treating his subjects in bad faith.
  • Parties acting in bad faith may be able to access such voice mailboxes via Caller ID spoofing.

good or bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Karma" is the accumulated sums of one's good or bad deeds.
  • Yoga may have good or bad effects.
  • Thus, tipsters themselves can be "tipped" as being a good or bad tipster.

bad things

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At Nouméa, Admiral Halsey had had no conception of how bad things were.
  • The temple officials state that such questions as, "Why do bad things happening to good people?
  • She is able to sense the presence of "bad things" to which she would always reply "Somebody's coming".

bad boy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sarah falls for his bad boy image and thinks he is hot.
  • And, of course, she does love a bad boy."
  • The character of Josh was initially introduced as a bad boy of sorts.

bad thing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Crabbe's shift in approach was not necessarily a bad thing.
  • That's not a bad thing, though."
  • bad thing, prohibition, etc.

bad taste

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Then again, who said bad taste was easy?"
  • That untoward act of sportsmanship created a bad taste among people."
  • We'd have spent a heap of dollars on it, and she has the bad taste to get pregnant.
E.g.
  • Due to this bad reputation, the car wasn't very popular in Sweden.
  • One cause of his bad reputation may have been his lack of language skills.
  • This part of the city is the poorest area of Budapest with a bad reputation.

bad start

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Holders São Paulo had a bad start losing to Fluminense 1–0.
  • Walters made a bad start to the 2013–14 season against Liverpool.
  • However, it got off to a bad start.

not a bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ben Vernel of theDwarf.com.au felt the album was "not a bad debut.
  • That's not a bad thing, though."
  • And that's not a bad thing."

bad health

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was in bad health and died in March, 1576.
  • Addicted to food, Ken is in bad health, and is headed to an early grave.
  • After a month of bad health, Louis Bourgeois died at the age of 74 on August 20, 1930.

bad condition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Food supplies were frequently in bad condition.
  • Internally, the road system is in a very bad condition.
  • When Peter the Great became the Tsar, the state treasury was in a bad condition.

bad idea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Rex initially thinks drawing a new bath is a bad idea, but after recalling Mr.
  • Cheri has her doubts, thinking it's a bad idea for Alex to be interested in a "civilian" (someone not in the biz).
  • Spence D. of IGN Music, felt that Beyoncé's rapping in the song was a "bad idea" and described the song as "awkward, [and] horribly dated."

really bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I found myself making really bad movies, too.
  • She commented "I think I was really bad, to be honest, at the beginning.
  • Tara on the other hand felt really bad for choosing anyone in the team and losing them.

bad publicity

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Enforced with fines and often much bad publicity.
  • Carbo subsequently lost his house and his salon because of the bad publicity.
  • He was called back after a month because of increased bad publicity over the Ripper murders.

bad results

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Good karma brings good rewards and bad karmas lead to bad results.
  • However, after a period with bad results, he was fired on 2 October 2019.
  • The bad results however returned until once again, shamrock visited Dianella Reserve.

how bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I allowed at how bad this idea was.
  • At Nouméa, Admiral Halsey had had no conception of how bad things were.
  • There exists no letter beyond Z to accurately describe how bad Scott’s movies are.

bad shape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The entire jute industry is in a bad shape.
  • I could have wound up in pretty bad shape."
  • The road from Neum to the rest of Herzegovina is in a bad shape.

bad light

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Beside her problems Christy tries to paint Mercy in a bad light.
  • However, they suffered a late collapse to be 178/7 when bad light and rain stopped the day's play.
  • Play was abandoned, owing to bad light, denying a thrilling finish to the large crowd of spectators.

bad girl

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She's a bad girl who goes good and has a highly dramatic moment with a gun at the end.
  • Instead of season 1 with each "bad girl" choosing who is up for elimination, the "HBIC" chooses who is up for elimination.
  • However, in creating the character, Dunn sought to distinguish Areala from scantily clad bad girl antiheroines with which she might be confused.

bad behavior

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Baasi (Bala Singh) is expelled from the troupe for his bad behavior.
  • In 2004 and 2006, Koellerer was banned for six months due to his bad behavior.
  • At the end of April 2019, Boukhanchouche got his contract terminated due to bad behavior.

bad state

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1887 the buildings were in a bad state and the government grant was stopped.
  • At the same time, the Spanish empire was in a bad state both military and financially.
  • The tower was built in the year 1934 but was dismantled four years later because of its bad state.

bad influence

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Over Goring he was considered a bad influence.
  • Nat disapproves of their friendship, as she thinks Rosa is a bad influence.
  • I don't see how any type of music would have any bad influence on people when it's only music.

because of bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The 2003 final was the first to be played indoors; the roof was closed because of bad weather.
  • However, both semi final games, to be held in Heidelberg, had to be postponed because of bad weather, and rescheduled for 12 June.
  • They said, the people were forced out from the community because of bad behaviour and disrespect for custom and traditional way of living.

bad terms

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Walter Lippmann left the magazine in 1921 on bad terms with Croly.
  • However, they were on bad terms.
  • On bad terms with much of his extended family, he boarded with several different people.

bad enough

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When you want something bad enough in life you have to fight for it.
  • Later, Amis was to say the novel "was bad enough by any reasonable standard."
  • It was bad enough when Jenny slapped Maria, God knows what it's going to be like now!

bad omen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, many rejected dog tags as a bad omen for their lives.
  • (The death of a flag-bearing elephant was considered a bad omen.)
  • It is considered a bad omen to cut trees from the clump "Tani" inhabits.

bad habits

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Meanwhile, the rest of the 9-9 has to endure the other precinct, whose bad habits are driving them crazy.
  • Gopal is a soft person without any bad habits, whereas Sadai is a big brute who loves drinking alcohol and sleeping with prostitutes.
  • As a youth, Newton began a pattern of coming very close to death, examining his relationship with God, then relapsing into bad habits.

something bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When you want something bad enough in life you have to fight for it.
  • But a slow pace indicates expectation of something bad for someone else.
  • Instead, the name of an era might be chosen to limit the effects of something bad.
E.g.
  • They suffered a particularly bad setback in the 1990s.
  • This is particularly bad if the standard deviation is small relative to the mean.
  • A particularly bad shot, or one that only hits the backboard, is jocularly called a brick.

feel bad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Arnold remarked, "Do I feel bad about the destruction the fence is causing?
  • I don't feel bad about that song at all, but it could have been a big mistake."
  • Also Anjali refuses to get back to home as she made them feel bad by eloping from home.

bad to worse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Matters go from bad to worse as Woody continues to annoy O'Hoolihan.
  • Barney's mood goes from bad to worse and he is suspended from the team.
  • Things went from bad to worse in 1952, as Maxwell managed only one hit in 15 at-bats.
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