French translation of 'worse off'
to be worse off (= poorer)
⇒ He'd be two pounds a week worse off.
Il y perdrait deux livres par semaine.
⇒ She's now worse off than before she changed jobs.
Elle y perd par rapport à qu'elle gagnait avant de changer de travail.
to be worse off (= in a worse situation)
être en plus mauvaise posture
⇒ He is now worse off than before.
Il est maintenant en plus mauvaise posture qu'avant.
⇒ Is the world worse off because of his death?
Le monde se porte-t-il plus mal du fait de sa mort?
Example Sentences Including 'worse off'
But while such a course of action would be satisfyingly vengeful, I fear it would leave us only worse off.Anti-Ice
By rights, he felt with some annoyance, Dowling should have been even worse off ; he was programming the prosecution's case.The Complete Stories Volume 2
I wanted you to know that there's people in this world worse off than you.Stage Fright
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Translation of worse off from the Collins English to French Dictionary