other words for second-rate
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Second-rate man Boswell may have been, as he himself so oft admits, yet as a biographer he stands first in the front rank.
Otherwise, to what use could these second-rate horses be put?
Let us see what these second-rate schemers make of it all, she said.
A pretty good culinary apple of second-rate quality; in use during October; but scarcely worth cultivation.
Beatrix playing comedy was judged to be a second-rate actress.
The vast majority of the statues there are either late Roman works or cheap Roman copies of second-rate Hellenic statues.
He was not promoted because he was content to be a second-rate man.
Few things are as distressing as the sciolism of a second-rate English editor of a classic.
Elsewhere it is confusion of metaphor, very common among the second-rate "tragedians," that is derided.
It is of an obvate shape, skin yellow; a culinary fruit of second-rate quality; in use from October till February.