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A list of phrases related to the word "bad"...


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  • A bad break
  • A bad quarter of an hour
  • A mind is a terrible thing to waste ( United Negro College Fund advertising slogan )
  • Ain't half bad
  • All your base are belong to us ( broken English phrase used in the video game Zero Wing )
  • Bad Intentions ( Nickname of boxer Jermain Taylor )
  • Bad Moon ( Nickname of American football player Andre Rison )
  • Bad Romance ( Lady Gaga song )
  • Bad apple
  • Bad blood
  • Bad egg ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bad for your health
  • Bad form
  • Bad hair day ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bad hat
  • Bad loser
  • Bad lot
  • Bad money drives out good
  • Bad mouthing
  • Bad news
  • Bad news travels fast
  • Bad paper
  • Bad penny
  • Bad taste in the mouth
  • Bad time
  • Bad turn
  • Badly off
  • Base jumping
  • Base station
  • Bearer of bad news
  • Big Bad John ( Nickname of boxer John McDermott )
  • Big Nasty ( Nickname of basketball player Corliss Williamson )
  • Born Under A Bad Sign ( Cream song )
  • Born under a bad sign
  • By fair means or foul
  • Captain Underpants And The Invasion Of The Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies From Outer Space ( Dav Pilkey book )
  • Captain Underpants And The Wrath Of The Wicked Wedgie Woman ( Dav Pilkey book )
  • Caught off base ( A baseball expression meaning unawares or by surprise )
  • Cheap and nasty
  • Cry foul
  • Do you want the good news or the bad news?
  • Doctor, doctor, give me the news, I've got a bad case of loving you ( Robert Palmer song lyric )
  • Don't mention the war ( A catchphrase from Faulty Towers )
  • El Terrible ( Nickname of boxer Erik Morales )
  • Enfant terrible
  • Evil Under The Sun ( Agatha Christie book )
  • Evil genius
  • Evil intent
  • Evil twin
  • Fall foul of the law
  • Fall into bad habits
  • Faulty Towers ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Field Marshall ( the highest rank in the British Army )
  • First among equals ( the most senior person in a group of equal rank )
  • Foul language
  • Foul up
  • From bad to worse
  • Get off to a bad start
  • Get to first base
  • Get to first base with
  • Get to second base
  • Give a dog a bad name
  • Give a dog a bad name and hang him
  • God awful
  • Gone to the bad
  • Good cop, bad cop
  • Got it bad
  • Gross domestic product
  • Gross out
  • Hard cases make bad law
  • Have you ever had a bad time in Levi's? ( Levi's Jeans advertising slogan )
  • He's from Barcelona ( A catchphrase from Faulty Towers )
  • He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy ( line from the movie Life of Brian )
  • Hear no evil, speak no evil, see no evil
  • Hey Jude, Don't Make It Bad ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • His Heinous ( Nickname of basketball player Bill Laimbeer )
  • In a bad way
  • In bad faith
  • In bad odour
  • In bad taste
  • In someone's bad books ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Keep bad company
  • Last one there is a rotten egg
  • Leaves a bad taste in the mouth
  • Mad, bad and dangerous to know
  • Major league ( A baseball expression meaning at the top rank )
  • Make first base
  • Make the best of a bad job
  • Men Behaving Badly ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water
  • Money is the root of all evil
  • My bad
  • Name, rank, and serial number
  • Nasty piece of work
  • Nasty taste in the mouth
  • Nasty, brutish and short
  • Naughty but nice ( National Dairy Council advertising slogan )
  • No harm, no foul
  • No one can make you feel inferior without your consent ( Eleanor Roosevelt quotation )
  • No peace for the wicked
  • No rest for the wicked
  • Not bad
  • Not good
  • Off base
  • On bad terms with
  • Ooh, you are awful, but I like you ( A catchphrase from Dick Emery )
  • Potty mouth ( a foul mouthed person )
  • Pull rank
  • Rank and file
  • Rear admiral ( naval rank )
  • Rotten to the core
  • See a pin and pick it up, all the day you'll have good luck; see a pin and let it lie, bad luck you'll have all day
  • See no evil, hear no evil speak no evil
  • Seven years' bad luck
  • Something is rotten in the state of Denmark
  • Something nasty in the woodshed
  • Something wicked this way comes
  • Spoiled for choice
  • Spoiled rotten
  • Steal third base
  • Suck it up ( accept a bad situation and move on )
  • Super Bad ( James Brown song )
  • Take the good with the bad
  • The Best Bad Girl on TV ( Nickname of Cloris Leachman )
  • The Big Bad ( Nickname of William the Bloody ( James Marsters ) )
  • The Evil Empire
  • The Foul Pole ( Nickname of Andrew Golota )
  • The Good The Bad And The Ugly ( Clint Eastwood movie )
  • The Master of the Atrocious Pun ( Nickname of Clifton Fadiman )
  • The Naughty Corner
  • The Thief of Bad Gags ( Nickname of comedian Milton Berle )
  • The Whore of Babylon ( a Christian figure of evil and corruption )
  • The axis of evil
  • The love of money is the root of all evil
  • The shit end of the stick
  • The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune
  • There's no such thing as bad publicity ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • To err is human, but to really foul things up requires a computer
  • Toilet mouth ( a foul mouthed person )
  • Touch Of Evil ( Charlton Heston / Orson Welles movie )
  • Touch base
  • Twenty Miles Of Bad Road ( The Janeys song )
  • Two Out Of Three Ain't Bad ( Meatloaf song )
  • Video nasty ( a violent or horrific video )
  • Wicked stepmother
  • You Give Love A Bad Name ( Bon Jovi song )

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