Nevertheless, it was the best year since 2006, and 2010 was the second-best year, with employers adding 940,000 jobs.
It was a second-best alternative to just counting some of the votes, one which he offered when it looked like he might be losing.
So he wanted to at least explore the second-best option for getting justice for his client, a civil settlement.
With Sanders, Indianapolis had the second-best run defense in the playoffs.
This objection was withdrawn later; but the non-socialists gave only their second-best men as members of the new government.
An auto-taxi is second-best, but be sure that the top is off.
"You seem to have come off second-best," suggested Draycott.
Praise, according to Aristotle, does not belong to the best things, but only to the second-best.
A second-best bonnet, left of last year, did duty to relieve and preserve the best one.
My Kate is not going to be second-best–not if I can help it; what do I care for their dukedom?