badness

Definitions of badness
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n that which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency

Synonyms:
bad
Antonyms:
good, goodness
that which is pleasing or valuable or useful
Types:
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unworthiness
the quality or state of lacking merit or value
undesirability
the quality possessed by something that should be avoided
worse
something inferior in quality or condition or effect
evil
that which causes harm or destruction or misfortune
unsoundness
not mentally or physically healthy
liability
the quality of being something that holds you back
inadvisability
the quality of being ill-advised
baseness, contemptibility, despicability, despicableness, sordidness
unworthiness by virtue of lacking higher values
disgracefulness, ignominiousness, shamefulness
unworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor
Four Horsemen
(New Testament) the four evils that will come at the end of the world: conquest rides a white horse; war a red horse; famine a black horse; plague a pale horse
weak point
an attribute that is inadequate or deficient
disadvantage
the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
Type of:
quality
an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

n an attribute of mischievous children

Synonyms:
mischievousness, naughtiness
Types:
prankishness, rascality, roguishness
the trait of indulging in disreputable pranks
Type of:
disobedience
the trait of being unwilling to obey

n used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather

Synonyms:
severeness, severity
Types:
foulness, raininess
(of weather) the badness of the weather
distressfulness, seriousness
the quality of arousing fear or distress
Type of:
intensity, intensiveness
high level or degree; the property of being intense

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