Italian translation of 'second-best'
ripiegoas a second-best
in mancanza di meglio
to come off second-best
avere la peggio
Example Sentences Including 'second-best'
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He left her that "second-best bed '.HISTORY PLAY: The Lives and After-life of Christopher Marlowe (2004)
They maintain the top flight's second-best disciplinary record.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But the English ace insists he is only the second-best player at his club!The Sun (2010)
City arrived boasting the second-best defensive record in the Championship.The Sun (2006)
Do you feel second-best to his wife in life rather than death?The Sun (2008)
It's no consolation being the second-best team.The Sun (2011)
Tell him that knowing he has secrets on his camera makes you feel second-best and that you need reassurance.The Sun (2011)
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British English: second best ADJECTIVE
Second best is used to describe something that is not as good as the best thing of its kind but is better than all the other things of that kind.
He put on his second-best suit.
Translation of second-best from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary