at the worst

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: the worst - under the worst of conditions; "at worst we'll go to jail"
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3 : least appropriate or acceptable <You came at the worst time.
Roger Ebert and Richard Roeper kick off 2001 by taking aim at the worst films of the past year, on "We Hated, Hated, HATED These Movies," a special edition of "Ebert & Roeper and the Movies" airing in national syndication the weekend of Jan.