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second
'sɛkənd
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. A part or voice or instrument or orchestra section lower in pitch than or subordinate to the first.
  2. Coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude.
(名) As a noun
  1. The fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near the second of the bases in the infield.
  2. Merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name.
  3. The gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle.
  4. A speech seconding a motion.
  5. The official attendant of a contestant in a duel or boxing match.
  6. A 60th part of a minute of arc.
  7. Following the first in an ordering or series.
  8. 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites.
  9. A particular point in time.
  10. An indefinitely short time.
(副) As an adverb
  1. Second.
(动) As a verb
  1. Transfer an employee to a different, temporary assignment.
  2. Give support or one's approval to.
Hyphenationsec•ond
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (副) adverb
Matching Results
miǎosecond (of time); unit of angle or arc equivalent to one sixtieth of a degree
瞬间shùnjiānmoment; momentary; in a flash
支持者zhīchí zhěsupporter
助手zhùshǒuassistant; helper
赞成zànchéngto approve; to endorse; (literary) to assist
第二dì'èrsecond; number two; next; secondary
其次qícìnext; secondly
多余的duōyú desuperfluous
多余duōyúsuperfluous; unnecessary; surplus
次要cìyàosecondary
次之cìzhīsecond (in a competition); occupying second place
下个xiàgesecond (of two parts); next (week, etc.)
二则èrzésecond
秒钟miǎozhōng(time) second
二次èrcìsecond (i.e. number two); second time; twice; (math.) quadratic (of degree two)
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