WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Penultimate
pi-nəl-tə-mət
Part of speech: adjective
Origin: Latin, 17th century
1

Next to last in a series

2

The next-to-last syllable of a single word

Examples of Penultimate in a sentence

“The penultimate episode of the series was much more emotional than the finale.”

“The penultimate syllable of the word penultimate is ‘ti.'”

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