What is the difference between "do more harm than good" and "has more bad to it than good"? Do they literally mean "have more disadvantages than advantages"?
Are they informal?
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"Do more harm than good" implies that whatever is happening will result in more bad than good (the word harm could be replaced by bad; it's the do that matters). I've never actually heard "has more bad to it than good", but to me it sounds like it's describing a quality of something rather than the effect.