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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The next to last syllable in a word adj. - Next to the last.

Usage examples (29)
  • The next race, and the penultimate in the season, is at Surfers Paradise on the 22nd of October.
  • The author inadvertently reveals the murderer in the penultimate chapter
  • These philosophies are what might be called the penultimate forms of irrationalism.
  • May 23, 2010 at 06:43 PM you just wanted an excuse to use the word "penultimate" for more
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