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Meaning of “second best” - Learner’s Dictionary

second best

adjective    
not the best but the next best: the second best candidateQuite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable
second best noun [U]
Translations of “second best”
in Russian занимающий второе место…
in Turkish ikinci en iyi…
in Polish drugi z kolei, rezerwowy…
(Definition of second best from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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