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Definition of "get worse" [get worse]

  • Deteriorate in health (verb)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "get worse" in a sentence
  • "Gullies only get worse from there, until trees are collapsing into rapidly widening creases, carving away topsoil and creating dry riverbeds, making once productive farmland useless."
  • "He withheld from Johnson a lengthy October 1964 memo by Under Secretary of State George Ball arguing that the war could only get worse and should be abandoned."
  • "Dehydration was sapping all of her energy, and she knew it would get worse as the day went on."
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