Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. werst, worste, wurste, AS. wyrst, wierst, wierrest,. See Worse (a.)
God knows that I try to be simple enough, to keep to His meaning in me, and not make the worst of His children.
"Lorna Doone" by R. D. Blackmore
Elbows and bad air might do their worst; her body suffered, but her spirit soared.
"St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, Nov 1877-Nov 1878" by Various
The world had surely done its worst, and so lost its power over her.
"Bella Donna" by Robert Hichens
If the worst came to the worst they could sell the house in Prior Street.
"The Helpmate" by May Sinclair
Take my counsel, and turn your silk to worsted and your worsted to leather.
"Arthur Mervyn" by Charles Brockden Brown
You must meet my grand old father and my mother and see the curse of slavery at its worst!
"The Victim" by Thomas Dixon
Well, let's know the worst.
"Ralestone Luck" by Andre Norton
Your uncle, who died soon afterwards, forgave me in the worst of taste on his deathbed.
"Prisoners" by Mary Cholmondeley
Once he had spoken out, he had put himself on a level with his master; he had worsted him, or he was much mistaken.
"The Long Night" by Stanley Weyman
That would be the worst of it.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
Well! we have still his early music yet,
Which follow'd after we can now forget
In the impulses given by the first.
"The Veiled Memnon" by Alexander Anderson
Dead, why defend thee, who in life
For thy worst foe hadst died;
Who, thy own name a word of strife,
Didst silent stand aside?
"To The Same" by George MacDonald
Then the man,
`His deeds yet live, the worst is yet to come.
Yet let your sleep for this one night be sound:
I do forgive him!'
"Sea Dreams" by Alfred Lord Tennyson
Whate'er thou found'st him at thy best,
He's at thy worst the same,
And in his love will ever rest,
Thy Husband holds his claim.
"The Believer's Jointure : Chapter II." by Ralph Erskine
And I dare say it. I can bear the worst
That envious fate may heap upon my head,
If thou art with me, or for hope of thee.
"The Spagnoletto. Act IV" by Emma Lazarus
And the best and the worst of this is
That neither is most to blame
If you’ve forgotten my kisses
And I’ve forgotten your name.
"An Interlude" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
The head coach for the Crosby-Ironton Rangers watched his team shoot itself in the foot so many times during a preseason scrimmage he was prepared for the worst on Friday.
Now, the best and worst nights of John Lucas III's NBA career involve getting away from the Miami Heat.
The Cavalry Is Here To Save Hollywood's Worst December Ever.
Stars rang in 2010 all over the world, wearing the best and worst of celebratory fashion.
The worst dinning experience I've ever had.
The best and worst 'First fathers.
We now live in a world where we want things now and we want them fast, so nothing is worst than being in a checkout line behind someone who pulls out the infamous checkbook .
Well, actually one thing is worst.
We now live in a world where we want things now and we want them fast, so nothing is worst than being in a checkout line behind someone who pulls out the infamous checkbook.
The Astros had their worst season in history, but could it have actually been worse.
The worst crime in the world.
Best and Worst Movies Based on SciFi/Fantasy Books (Sez You).
Classically Trained Vocalist Takes on Challenging Role: Worst Singer Ever Recorded.
I n October 2008, New York surveyed 37 new condominiums to see how they were faring in the worst days of the credit crisis.
That killed 29 people, considered the worst US coal-mining disaster in 40 years.
M and it takes time in the worst case, where of elements in X.
Random Shuffling to Reduce Disorder in Adaptive Sorting Scheme
Our worst but most signiﬁcant ﬁt to an X-ray AG is that to GRB 980425, shown in Fig. (9).
Optical and X-ray Afterglows in the Cannonball Model of GRBs
In all cases, one estimates maxx∈X dT V (Lx (Xt), π ) i.e. the speed of convergence to equilibrium starting from the worst initial point.
Convergence to equilibrium for finite Markov processes, with application to the Random Energy Model
In the worst case, all of the points are distributed near the corners of the cube and occupy adjacent subcubes.
Random walks on the torus with several generators
Indeed the worst case corresponds to the non trivial contraction term being of the type VP Q .
Random Matrices and the Anderson Model