antepenultimate(redirected from antepenultimately)
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Coming before the next to the last in a series.
[From Late Latin antepaenultimus : Latin ante-, ante- + Latin paenultimus, next to last; see penult.]
third from last
anything that is third from last
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|Noun||1.||antepenultimate - the 3rd syllable of a word counting back from the end|
syllable - a unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme; "the word `pocket' has two syllables"
|Adj.||1.||antepenultimate - third from last |
intermediate - lying between two extremes in time or space or state; "going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands"; "intermediate stages in a process"; "intermediate stops on the route"; "an intermediate range plane"