next to last

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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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/next%20to%20last. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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