Signs for WORSE
Meaning: Comparative of bad; bad or ill in a greater or higher degree.
Paradoxically, this ASL word "worse" can be also culturally meaning "better" or "-er" in some contexts. Be aware of this in some contexts.
Cultural/semantic note: Paradoxically, the gloss of this ASL word WORSE can be also semantically meaning "better" or "-er" in some contexts. Be aware of this in some contexts.
Unlike the English meaning "worse", this ASL word WORSE can be either a positive or neutral connotation in some contexts.
For example, Signer A: MY SISTER IX1 WOW-veritable TALL, 6'4". Signer B: WOW, WORSE/\ MY COUSIN(female) IX1 TALL CL:TALL(cha) 6'9". See more examples.
[Note: ASL writing is not an official standard. This sign language writing remains in a state of open space to allow room for experiment, evolution, and improvement.]
Written ASL digit for WORSE. [Contributed by Theo Wolf in the ASLwrite community, 2020]