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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who is distinctly inferior.

Usage examples (18)
  • Adjective : a third-rate performance
  • In the East Perry Blair had been little known and reckoned a third-rater.
  • It is common to see the boss's nephew or his son get a good spot in the office and then rise like a rocket, even though he is a third-rater.
  • I understand you perfectly; you're a third-rater, Van, and all your life you've been afraid that someone would see through you, and send you back to the foot of the class. for more
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