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English definition of “third-rate”

third-rate

adjective     /ˌθɜːdˈreɪt/ US  /ˌθɝːd-/
of low quality: I don't want to work for some third-rate company.Not of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for bad
(Definition of third-rate adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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