third–rate

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adjective \ˈthərd-ˈrāt\

Definition of third–rate

  1. :  extremely low in quality or value :  worse than second-rate <third–rate hotels> <a third–rate novelist>

third–rater

play \-ˈrā-tər\ noun

1814

First Known Use of third–rate

1814


THIRD–RATE Defined for English Language Learners

third–rate

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adjective \ˈthərd-ˈrāt\

Definition of third–rate for English Language Learners

  • : of very low quality


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