Definitions For Second

noun

  • The fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near the second of the bases in the infield
  • Merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name
  • The gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle
  • A speech seconding a motion
  • The official attendant of a contestant in a duel or boxing match
  • A 60th part of a minute of arc
  • Following the first in an ordering or series
  • 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  • A particular point in time
  • An indefinitely short time

verb

  • Transfer an employee to a different, temporary assignment
  • Give support or one's approval to
  • To approve (something, such as a motion) during a meeting so that discussion or voting can begin
  • To agree with (a suggestion or statement)
  • To move (someone) from a regular job to a different place, department, etc., for a short period of time

adjective

  • A part or voice or instrument or orchestra section lower in pitch than or subordinate to the first

adjective

  • Coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude

adverb

  • In the second place

Is Second a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
9
Words with Friends
11

The word Second is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Second in a Sentence

  • We sat in the second row.
  • The second house on the left
  • B is the second letter in the alphabet.
  • I would like to second the motion to adjourn.
  • “Let's call it a day.” “I'll second that.”

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