at the bottom of one's/the class

idiom

: having the lowest rating/score in a class
She graduated at the bottom of her/the class.

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“At the bottom of one's/the class.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20the%20bottom%20of%20one%27s%2Fthe%20class. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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