adj (pred third class)
- 1.1 [mail] (in (US) ) [Post] de franqueo económico; [travel] en tercera (clase); [ticket] de tercera (clase) third-class degree (in (UK) ) third3 3More example sentences
More example sentences1.2 (inferior) de tercera, de baja categoría
- The divisions operate on a semiannual schedule, sending spring and fall meeting abstracts and newsletters to their members via third-class mail.
- Note of course that filing a change of address or hold in her name is a crime, and a change of address wouldn't stop the third-class mail anyway.
- The print material is sent via first-class mail the same day the video is sent via third-class mail.
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- He said the third-class train had no dining car, but that passengers often brought gas cylinders and small stoves aboard despite regulations forbidding it.
- The description of their honeymoon voyage on a third-class train in India is a predictable Orientalist travelogue.
- What, I wondered, were second- and third-class accommodations like?
- Set in 1939, the film tells the story of one widow as she attempts to deal with her third-class status in India.
- If not for its efforts, our society and its institutions would still be quite exclusive, and we would still be truly third-class citizens.
- The triumph of the civil rights movement was that it removed the legal practices of segregation, which made black people second and third-class citizens.