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go badly with (someone or something)
To be unpleasant and/or full of challenges. Things are going badly with my sister—she's sick again and her husband just broke his foot. Things must be going badly with this assignment if you still haven't finished it.
go badly with someone or something
[for something] to proceed badly for someone or something. I hope that things are not still going badly with you. Things are going very badly with the project.