last-place last-place

Definition(s):

  • (adj) lowest in rank or importance

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Mongolia's Otgonbayar, too, hoped her last-place finish might spur on more marathoners in her native land.
  2. Threatened with rain, the Tigers started their game against the last-place Washington Senators an hour early.
  3. So far, despite NBC's long stay in the ratings cellar, the stockholders have shown restraint, probably because in the TV business even last-place networks do very nicely.

News

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    John Vogl has been covering the Sabres since 2002-03, an era that has included playoff runs, last-place finishes and three ownership changes. The award-winning writer is the Buffalo chapter chairman for the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Buffalo News Blogs

  2. Toledo rallies for win over Rochester Red Wings

    The last-place Toledo Mud Hens beat the Red Wings again at Frontier Field.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

  3. Cleveland Indians P.M. links: Slumping Tribe 2 1/2 games out of last place; schedule softens soon

    Second-place Indians trail Tigers by 5 1/2 games and lead last-place White Sox by 2 1/2 games. If Indians can play better, schedule after series against Rangers and Nationals could provide opportunity. More Indians story links, including draft re-caps.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Cleveland Plain Dealer

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