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


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  • A bad break
  • A bad quarter of an hour
  • A load of rubbish
  • A mind is a terrible thing to waste ( United Negro College Fund advertising slogan )
  • Ain't half bad
  • Amazing Grace ( Royal Scots Dragoon Guards song )
  • Amazing grace
  • As ugly as sin
  • 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
  • Bearer of bad news
  • Big Bad John ( Nickname of boxer John McDermott )
  • Big Nasty ( Nickname of basketball player Corliss Williamson )
  • Big ugly
  • Born Under A Bad Sign ( Cream song )
  • Born under a bad sign
  • Brothers In Arms ( Dire Straits album )
  • Cheap and nasty
  • Coyote ugly
  • Dire consequences
  • 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 )
  • Dreaded lurgi
  • El Terrible ( Nickname of boxer Erik Morales )
  • Enfant terrible
  • Fall into bad habits
  • Farewell to the ugly cigarette ( Eve Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Frightful mess
  • From bad to worse
  • Get off to a bad start
  • 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
  • Half Man Half Amazing ( Nickname of basketball player Vince Carter )
  • Hard cases make bad law
  • Have you ever had a bad time in Levi's? ( Levi's Jeans advertising slogan )
  • Hey Jude, Don't Make It Bad ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • In a bad way
  • In bad faith
  • In bad odour
  • In bad taste
  • In dire straits
  • In someone's bad books ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Keep bad company
  • Leaves a bad taste in the mouth
  • Mad, bad and dangerous to know
  • Make the best of a bad job
  • Money For Nothing ( Dire Straits song )
  • My bad
  • Nasty piece of work
  • Nasty taste in the mouth
  • Nasty, brutish and short
  • Not bad
  • On bad terms with
  • Ooh, you are awful, but I like you ( A catchphrase from Dick Emery )
  • Pug ugly
  • Rubbish in rubbish out
  • 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
  • Seven years' bad luck
  • Something nasty in the woodshed
  • Suck it up ( accept a bad situation and move on )
  • Super Bad ( James Brown song )
  • Take the good with the bad
  • The Abominable Snowman
  • The Amazing One ( Nickname of Alfredo Amezaga )
  • The Amazing Race ( US TV show )
  • The Best Bad Girl on TV ( Nickname of Cloris Leachman )
  • The Big Bad ( Nickname of William the Bloody ( James Marsters ) )
  • The Good The Bad And The Ugly ( Clint Eastwood movie )
  • The Master of the Atrocious Pun ( Nickname of Clifton Fadiman )
  • The Thief of Bad Gags ( Nickname of comedian Milton Berle )
  • The awesome foursome
  • There's no such thing as bad publicity ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Twenty Miles Of Bad Road ( The Janeys song )
  • Two Out Of Three Ain't Bad ( Meatloaf song )
  • Ugly duckling
  • Ugly is only skin-deep ( Volkswagen advertising slogan )
  • Ugly mug
  • Video nasty ( a violent or horrific video )
  • While in Europe, pick up an ugly European ( Volkswagen advertising slogan )
  • You Give Love A Bad Name ( Bon Jovi song )

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