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to suffer losses / to come to grief / to lose out / to get the worst of it / to be at a disadvantage / unfortunately
at worst / if worst comes to worst / serious / alarming
severe punishment / worst punishment / to torture
There are three ways to be unfilial; having no sons is the worst. (citation from Mencius 孟子)
sacking the worst-performing employee / elimination of the worst-performing contestant
to fall short of the best but be better than the worst / can pass muster
the best part of the show is yet to come / (with ironic tone) the worst is yet to come / you ain't seen nothin' yet
nothing sadder than a withered heart (idiom attributed to Confucius by Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子) / no greater sorrow than a heart that never rejoices / the worst sorrow is not as bad as an uncaring heart / nothing is more wretched than apathy
hands tied and expecting the worst
hands tied and expecting the worst

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