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Rule "It only gets worst (worse)"

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Description: It only gets worst (worse)
Message: Did you mean to use 'worse' here?
Category: Commonly Confused Words (ID: CONFUSED_WORDS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • It only gets worst.
    Correction suggestion: worse
  • Front driver side is worst.
    Correction suggestion: worse
  • It's worst if they decide to eat early as they have something scheduled around noon.
    Correction suggestion: worse
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • From first to worst in 4 easy weeks.
  • Denmark performs worst (i.e. highest ranking) in the areas of environmental effects of fisheries (128) and forest management (96).
  • Ralph Nader has a group called Worst Pill/Best Pill where people can look up drugs and see their history.
  • Tech stocks were worst hit.
  • Its Pretty shakey at stop lights also and is worst at idle…
  • I have worst car in the world.
  • Can't seem to understand why it's so hard for the team to make a list of test cases based on stuff they broke in the past, this is regression (at it's worst!).
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ID: GETS_WORST [1]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-04-20 22:33:07 +0200)