Hindi translation of 'second best'
adjective, singular noun
Something that is second best or a second best is not as good as the best thing of its kind but is better than all the other things.
दूसरा सबसे अच्छा/दूसरी सबसे अच्छी वस्तु nf
...his second best suit.
He refused to settle for anything that was second best.
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Example Sentences Including 'second best'
She was wearing her second best boots: they were more worn and slid better.The Golden Lion
So I have to make do with second best but, as the saying goes, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
For a moment he caught himself wondering if she didn't like coming second best , even to dead Alan.PROSPECT HILL (2003)
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'second best' in Other Languages
- Brazilian Portuguese: segundo melhor
- Chinese: 第二好的
- European Spanish: segundo mejor
- French: presque le meilleur presque la meilleure
- German: zweitbeste zweitbester, zweitbestes
- Italian: secondo per qualità seconda per qualità
- Japanese: 次位の
- Korean: 두 번째로 가장 좋은
- Portuguese: segundo melhor
- Spanish: segundo mejor
Translation of second best from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary