second class noun
: a level of service on a train, ship, etc., that is just below first class
: a class of mail in the U.S. that includes newspapers, magazines, etc.
: a class of mail in the UK that costs less and takes longer to arrive than first class
: the second and usually next to highest group in a classification
: a class of United States or Canadian mail comprising periodicals sent to regular subscribers
Examples of SECOND CLASS
- The airline offers special services for travelers in first and second class.
- She got an upper second class in English at Oxford.
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