next to last


Definition of next to last

: in such time or order that only one person or thing comes after We were next to last in line. I was the next to last person in line. He finished next to last in the race. the next to last day of our vacation

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“Next to last.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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