Definition of 'penultimate'
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The vanilla room was locked when I got there at 10.55 a. m. on June 22 for my penultimate Spanish class of the summer term. MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)His successor was chosen at the penultimate meeting of the council. THE ANCIENT AND SOLITARY REIGN (2003)Cadmus studied it for more than a little time; especially the penultimate paragraph. GALILEE (2003)
They would all come, and relatively soon; they would all be present to witness the penultimate scene. THE PERFECT LOVER (2003)
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Translations for 'penultimate'
British English: penultimate /pɪˈnʌltɪmɪt/ ADJECTIVE
The penultimate thing in a series is the one before the last.
...on the penultimate day of the games.
- American English: penultimate
- Arabic: قبل اللأخير
- Brazilian Portuguese: penúltimo
- Chinese: 倒数第二的
- Croatian: pretposljednji
- Czech: předposlední
- Danish: næstsidst
- Dutch: voorlaatst
- European Spanish: penúltimo
- Finnish: toiseksi viimeinen
- French: avant-dernier
- German: vorletzter
- Greek: προτελευταίος
- Italian: penultimo
- Japanese: 終わりから2番目の
- Korean: 어미에서 두 번째(음절)의
- Norwegian: nest sist
- Polish: przedostatni
- European Portuguese: penúltimo
- Romanian: penultim
- Russian: предпоследний
- Spanish: penúltimo
- Swedish: näst sista
- Thai: ที่สองจากที่สุดท้าย
- Turkish: sondan bir önceki
- Ukrainian: передостанній
- Vietnamese: áp chót
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