What does go bad mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fail, go bad, give way, die, give out, conk out, go, break, break down(verb)

    stop operating or functioning

    "The engine finally went"; "The car died on the road"; "The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town"; "The coffee maker broke"; "The engine failed on the way to town"; "her eyesight went after the accident"

  2. spoil, go bad(verb)

    become unfit for consumption or use

    "the meat must be eaten before it spoils"


  1. go bad(Verb)

    Of foods and commodities, to spoil, rot, or otherwise become unusable due to age or storage conditions.

  2. go bad(Verb)

    Of a person or entity, to cease to be reputable and instead become delinquent, criminal, or poorly behaved.

  3. go bad(Verb)

    Of a geographic area, to become unsafe.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go bad in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go bad in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Graham Norton:

    Some of them have been really bad, i had n’t thought them through. The topknot was n’t too bad but the cornbraids were a bad decision.

  2. Scottish Proverb:

    Here's to you ,as good as you are, And here's to me, as bad as I am But as good as you are, and as bad as I am, I am as good as you are, as bad as I am.

  3. Eric Xu:

    From China's perspective, to determine whether this is a good thing or bad thing we have to look at whether the market has healthy competition, is this good money replacing bad money or bad money replacing good money?

  4. Scott Walker:

    I think it's that bad of a deal, it's a bad deal for us, it's a bad deal for Israel, it's a bad deal for the region, it's not just the starting gun, it will accelerate the nuclear arms race, and it is empowering Iran to do what they're going to do.

  5. Waco Police Sergeant Patrick Swanton:

    Yesterday's events was bad guys on bad guys. When our officers arrived, those bad guys turned their guns on our officers, some of those( charged) may have been witnesses, many of those are going to be individuals involved in the shooting, and criminal charges may be applicable for that.

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