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rank outsidernoun [C]

uk   us  
someone who is not ​expected to ​win a ​race or ​competition: He came from ​nowhere, this ​rankoutsider, to ​beat a ​field of top-class ​athletes.
(Definition of rank outsider from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rank outsider”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不被看好的比赛者, 不大可能获胜的选手…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不被看好的比賽者, 不大可能獲勝的選手…
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