Pronunciation of Second-Rate
/sˈɛkəndɹˈe͡ɪt/, /sˈɛkəndɹˈeɪt/, /s_ˈɛ_k_ə_n_d_ɹ_ˈeɪ_t/
Antonyms for second-rate:
Synonyms for second-rate:
dire, irreparable, second class, embarrassing, chronic, shocking, abysmal, egregious, low quality, dismal, crummy, sad, unspeakable, contemptible, ill, terribly, third-rate, poorly, puny, damning, pitiful, subhuman, low-class, dodgy, bastardized, catastrophic.
Other synonyms and related words:
coarse, irreparable, atrocious, disappointing, execrable, indifferent, middling, puny, rotten, cheap, mediocre, bum, embarrassing, bad, low-rent, low quality, third class, contemptible, low-class, shoddy, low-grade, subhuman, catastrophic, sleazy, run-of-the-mill, crummy, ill, lousy, miserable, junky, cheesy, common, trashy, dismal, ordinary, medium, average, sad, gimcrack, third-rate, shabby, wretched, fair, substandard, dire, run-of-the-mine, bastardized, cheapjack, minor, bargain-basement, pitiful, poor, unimportant, weak, terrible, chronic, secondary.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
substandard, low-grade, scrub.