Dictionary.com

proxime accessit

/ (ˈprɒksɪmɪ ækˈsɛsɪt) /
Save This Word!

noun
the person coming next after the winner in a competitive examination or an academic prize giving; runner-up
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Word Origin for proxime accessit

Latin: he came next
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

How to use proxime accessit in a sentence

FEEDBACK