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Definition of Lesser of two evils

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slightly less unpleasant of two poor options of choices neither of which are good
Lesser of two evils Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
ENGLISH IDIOMS 2.EDITION
both are bad but one is not as bad as the other Neither person can be trusted. Choose the lesser of two evils.
English Idioms WM 1.3a
both are bad but one is not as bad as the other
Neither person can be trusted. Choose the lesser of two evils.
Lesser of two evils Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The lesser of two evils principle (or lesser evil principle) is the principle that when faced with selecting from two unpleasant options, the one which is least harmful should be chosen.

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