أسوأ

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Etymology 1[edit]

Elative of سَيِّئ(sayyiʾ, bad, evil; abominable; foul; unseemly), from the root س و ء(s-w-ʾ).

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أَسْوَأ (ʾaswaʾ) (feminine سُوءَى(sūʾā), masculine plural أَسَاوِئ(ʾasāwiʾ), feminine plural سُوءَيَات(sūʾayāt))

  1. elative degree of سَيِّئ(sayyiʾ):
    1. worse, eviler; worst, evilest
    2. more abominable; most abominable
    3. fouler; foulest
    4. unseemlier, unsightlier, uglier; unseemliest, unsightliest, ugliest
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Etymology 2[edit]

Color or defect adjective from the root س و ء(s-w-ʾ).

Adjective[edit]

أَسْوَأ (ʾaswaʾ) (feminine سَوْآء(sawʾāʾ), common plural سُوء(sūʾ))

  1. bad, evil
  2. abominable
  3. foul
  4. unseemly, unsightly, ugly
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