second stringRate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
Not as good; of a lower quality or condition.

I got a new pair of shoes, so I think I'll use the old, second string pair in my garden.

Additional definitions for 'second string':

second stringIn sports, a unit of players that plays behind the first string.
See them all »

Translation

Find a translation for the second string phrase in other languages:

Select another language:

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similiar to second string

Discuss this second string phrase with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this second string definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"second string." Phrases.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 18 Nov. 2017. <http://www.phrases.net/phrase/second-string_6618>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!