"bad" Definition

  1. β€œto go to the bad,” to deteriorate in character, to be ruined. _Virgil_ has an almost similar phrase, _in pejus ruere_, which means, by the way, to go to the worse.
  2. hard, difficult. Word in use among sporting men who say, β€œHe will be BAD to beat,” when they mean that the man or horse to whom they refer will about win.

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Position in the dictionary: 72 of 4022 slang words.
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