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Inferior

Pronunciation of Inferior
/ɪnfˈi͡əɹɪə/, /ɪnfˈi‍əɹɪə/, /ɪ_n_f_ˈiə_ɹ_ɪ__ə/

Synonyms for inferior:

bad (adjective)

faulty, irremediable, unsound, wretched, bad, unsatisfactory, unfavorable, ill-suited, wrong, vile, arrant, displeasing, inadequate, invalid, inadvisable, poor, junky, defective, baneful, detrimental, unpleasant, black.

cheap (adjective)

cheesy.

deficient (adjective)

insufficient.

disappointing (adjective)

unsatisfying.

feeble (adjective)

puny.

inferior (adjective)

dependent, subservient, under, subject, underling, below, subordinate, second, junior, lesser.

less in rank, importance (adjective)

junior, minor, subordinate, lower, lesser, second, menial, smaller, under, less, secondary, bottom.

lousy (adjective)

crummy.

low (adjective)

lower, cut rate, rock bottom.

lowly (adjective)

baseborn.

mean (adjective)

lowborn, proletarian.

poor (adjective)

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servile (adjective)

browbeaten, groveling, feudal, complaisant, attending, humble, docile, downtrodden, submissive, kowtowing, curtsying, subordinate, biddable, obedient, subservient, servile, devoted, Subjected, willing, dutiful, acquiescent, Genuflecting, yielding, deferential, slavish, menial.

trashy (adjective)

low quality.

unacceptable (adjective)

inadmissible, inadequate, unacceptable, intolerable, unsatisfactory, deficient, untenable, unsuitable, inappropriate, insufficient.

unimportant (adjective)

small.

Sense 1

fallible, smalltime, unimpressive, unsatisfying, Overrated, undistinguished, unusable, livable, low, bearable, makeshift, unspectacular, low quality.

Sense 3

down, unfit, iffy.

Sense 4

shabby, crack-up.

Sense 6

jar.

divisional

district.

inexperienced

young.

petty

trivial, petty.

second-class

second class.

unsatisfactory

disappointing.

worse

degenerate, retrogressive, sugar-coated, impoverished, backward, pale, retrograde, worst, worse.

Sense 2 (noun)

smalltime, minor league.

person of lesser rank, importance (noun)

subaltern, second banana, underling, subject.

subordinate (noun)

underling.

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