- second estate,
- second fiddle,
- second floor,
- second generation,
- second growth,
- second heart sound,
- second home,
- second intention,
- second international,
- second language
Origin of second hand
Examples from the Web for second-hand
But the amount of second-hand evidence, Vieira says, is too great to believe that nothing more solid will show up.
When I was ten, I saved enough money to buy a second-hand book called Tarzan of the Apes.
The ground floors are occupied by shops of second-hand dealers, and by iron workers.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The defense objected to the second-hand testimony and the nine-man, seven-woman jury was ushered from the room.The Man Who Confronted Edwards About His Dangerous Infidelity Game|Diane Dimond|May 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It acquired the feel of something shoddy and second-hand, and I jettisoned it.
Our search for a second-hand houseboat was not very productive.The houseboat book|William F. Waugh
I say this, not from second-hand knowledge, but having in mind a remarkable example known only to myself and a few friends.John Stuart Mill; His Life and Works|Herbert Spencer, Henry Fawcett, Frederic Harrison and Other Distinguished Authors
Hardly anything real in the shop but the leeches, and they are second-hand.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
I bought it years ago for a few pence at a second-hand book shop.Hogarth|C. Lewis Hind
Jewish second-hand dealers, short ones, tall ones, long-bearded ones; men of all races.The Crimson Thread|Roy J. Snell
see at second hand.