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be bad
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to be of bad quality) 
a. ser malo 
The band is great, but the singer is bad.La banda es genial, pero el cantante es malo.
2. (to be harmful) 
a. ser malo 
I think it is bad to eat that much pizza.Pienso que comer tanta pizza es malo.
3. (to be evil) 
a. ser malo 
She hit me because she is bad.Me golpeó porque es mala.
4. (to be rotten) 
The milk might be bad. Check the expiration date first.La leche puede estar podrida. Primero fíjate la fecha de vencimiento.
5. (to be wrong) 
a. estar mal 
I know it is bad to lie, but I had to do it to save my hide.Sé que mentir está mal, pero tuve
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