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make matters worse

Definitions

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  • v. To worsen an already difficult situation or unfavourable set of circumstances, typically by acting rashly, foolishly, or incompetently.

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Examples

  • For she had soon discovered that beneath his revolting exterior there lurked a monster whose depraved tastes would have had Caligula throwing up the window and hollering for the peelers; enforced bouts with Joe and other menials, while the husband of her bosom cheered them on, had been the least of it, and to make matters worse she had been drawn into the dark affairs of the Kuklos.

    Flashman and the angel of the lord

  • To make matters worse as far as the authorities were concerned, Vintras and NaĆ¼ndroff endorsed each other.

    The Templar Revelation

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