- 1. 二流的，二等的 We bought it in a second-rate department store. 我們在一家二流的百貨店買下它的。
- 2. 普普通通的，平庸的 He was a very second-rate writer himself, but he appreciated and discovered talent in others. 雖然他自己只是個普通作家，可他能欣賞並發現別人的才智。 They gave a second-rate performance and the audience were disappointed. 他們的表演實屬二流，觀眾大失所望。
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