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tr. & intr.v. wors·ened, wors·en·ing, wors·ens
To make or become worse.
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Adj.1.worsened - changed for the worse in health or fitnessworsened - changed for the worse in health or fitness; "I feel worse today"; "her cold is worse"
2.worsened - made or become worse; impaired; "troubled by the worsened economic conditions"; "the worsened diplomatic relations"
worse - (comparative of `bad') inferior to another in quality or condition or desirability; "this road is worse than the first one we took"; "the road is in worse shape than it was"; "she was accused of worse things than cheating and lying"
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Blame it, I says, I might get hunted up and jailed; I'd better lay low and keep dark, and not write at all; the thing's awful mixed now; trying to better it, I've worsened it a hundred times, and I wish to goodness I'd just let it alone, dad fetch the whole business!
An' uf ut worsened we were lost ony way, for soon or late that overtakun' sea was sure tull sweep us clear over poop an' all.
Up to now, however, the problem still persists and appears to have even worsened.
Korean manufacturing companies' business sentiment worsened for July from a month earlier with more firms expecting worse conditions for domestic sales, central bank data showed Wednesday.
Political observers assess that the worsened political condition seriously threatens the political dialogue which started last week in Brussels.
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The approval is based on positive results from the Phase III ML18147 study, which were presented at the 2012 American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting and showed that people who continued to receive an Avastin-based regimen after their cancer worsened lived longer than people who switched to chemotherapy alone.
Markit found about 33% of families said their finances had worsened this month.
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