There are 3 translations of second best in Spanish:

second best1

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • I was top of the class, he was the second best yo era el primero or mejor de la clase, él era el segundo he won't accept second best solo se conforma con lo mejor don't settle for second best: choose … no se conforme con menos or con algo inferior: elija …
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    • In routine ways, we are mostly happy to settle for the second best or intellectual handouts.
    • Now, I favor second bests in many situations, but first you have to show that the best isn't feasible.
    • If we can't find the exact time, then the time it was first reported is a good second best.

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There are 3 translations of second best in Spanish:

second best2

adv

  • to come off second best (to sb) quedar en segundo puesto (después de algn)

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There are 3 translations of second best in Spanish:

second-best

Pronunciation: /ˌsekəndˈbest/

adj

  • my second-best result mi segundo mejor resultado I've always been second-best siempre he sido un segundón she wanted to be a doctor: for her, nursing is only second-best quería ser médica: para ella la enfermería es solo una segunda alternativa
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    • So as noted, being on call Thanksgiving is the second-best scenario.
    • The second-best luck is to have bought a house in Vancouver or Toronto 40, 50, 60 years ago.
    • Majority rule is a second-best solution: Less than half the voters are denied their preferences.

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The variety of catalán spoken in the Balearic Islands is called mallorquín. Some people regard it as a separate language from Catalan, which enjoys official status, but it is not officially recognized as such.