Synonyms of second-rate in English:

second-rate


See definition of second-rate

adjective

1‘he replied tetchily that he never made second-rate films’

SYNONYMS
substandard, below standard, below par, bad, deficient, defective, faulty, imperfect, inferior, mediocre
abject, poor, appalling, abysmal, atrocious, awful, terrible, dismal, dreadful, unsatisfactory, low-grade, third-rate, jerry-built, shoddy, crude, tinny, trashy, rubbishy, miserable, wretched, lamentable, deplorable, pitiful, inadequate, insufficient, unacceptable, execrable, frightful
informal crummy, dire, bum, diabolical, rotten, sad, tatty, tacky, tenth-rate
British informal ropy, duff, rubbish, pants, a load of pants, grotty
vulgar slang crap, crappy
archaic direful
rare egregious
ANTONYMS

first-rate, excellent