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Synonyms for second best

the competitor who finishes second

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You still have some fun, but, like a cup of -- er -- lukewarm tea, it's definitely second best.
But it's all far too familiar to be exotic and is definitely second best.
e Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel will appeal to anyone who saw the original.
One of the cameramen who worked on The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel told me what it meant, but I'm a bit nervous in case I'm being set up.
The soundtrack for The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is available on February 24, 2015 via Sony Classical.
Shri Antony presented the RM s Trophy for the Best Service Hospital to Command Hospital Central Command, Lucknow and the Second Best Hospital Awards were jointly won by Command Hospital Northern Command, Udhampur and INHS Asvini, Mumbai.
Fazza, boosted by the return to active racing of Nader Bin Hindi after a two-year suspension, the defending world champions and series leaders ended with the second best time of 2 minutes 40.
I don't want to be selfish and make him stop seeing her but I feel like I'm second best.
The Scarlets, who are still second on the Pro12 despite the defeat to the Ospreys, suffered only their fourth loss of the season, but Easterby admitted his team were second best to an Ospreys side flying high after their victory over Toulouse in the pool stages of the Heineken Cup.
Nigel Worthington's men were second best for much of the game as they lost the ball cheaply throughout, but had the two best chances of the match through Brunt and Gareth McAuley.
And it added that Vauxhall/ Opel remains its second best seller worldwide after recording a "strong finish" for 2010.
And it added that Vauxhall/Opel remains its second best seller worldwide after recording a "strong finish" for 2010.
Richard Harley also used bread for his second best 3lb 2oz of roach, but it was maggots on the hook for Steve Goodwin in third place with 2lb 6oz.
West Valley City -- At the recent World Dairy Expo, WINDER FARMS was recognized as a winner in the Championship Dairy Product contest and awarded a medal for the most outstanding low-fat chocolate milk in the Western United States and second best in the world.
It's the second best, maybe even the best out there," Smith said.