third-rate

adjective
\ˈthərd-ˈrāt \

Definition of third-rate 

: extremely low in quality or value : worse than second-rate third-rate hotels a third-rate novelist

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third-rater \ˈthərd-ˈrā-tər \ noun

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1814, in the meaning defined above

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third-rate

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of third-rate

: of very low quality

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