Synonyms for Inferior:
arrant, bad, baneful, black, defective, detrimental, displeasing, faulty, inadequate, inadvisable, invalid, irremediable, poor, unfavorable, unpleasant, unsatisfactory, unsound, vile, wretched, wrong, ill-suited.
below, dependent, junior, lesser, subject, under, second, subordinate, subservient, underling.
•less in rank, importance (adjective)
bottom, junior, less, lesser, lower, menial, minor, second, secondary, subordinate, under.
•poor, second-rate (adjective)
average, bad, base, common, indifferent, lemon, low-grade, mean, mediocre, substandard, tawdry, worse, wretched.
acquiescent, attending, biddable, browbeaten, complaisant, deferential, devoted, docile, downtrodden, dutiful, feudal, groveling, humble, menial, obedient, servile, slavish, submissive, subordinate, subservient, willing, yielding, Genuflecting, Subjected, kowtowing, curtsying.
deficient, inadmissible, inappropriate, insufficient, intolerable, unacceptable, unsuitable, untenable, inadequate, unsatisfactory.
n.above, born, chief, elite, genteel, good, minor, A-list, B-list. ill at ease, inhibited, insecure, lost, minor league, over, retiring, shy, tentative, timid, uncertain, smalltime, unsure of yourself. average, better, disappointing, limited, low quality, mean, shabby, undistinguished. caste, echelon, grade, level, position, rank, ranking, status, stratum, tier. •inferior (noun)
also-ran, bad, base, bottom, bum, cardboard, cheap, cheapjack, cheesy, chintzy, coarse, coarsened, commercial, common, crummy, deficient, deplorable, dud, execrable, failure, flimsy, flop, has-been, humble, indifferent, junior, junior-grade, lemon, less, loser, low, low-grade, low-level, lower, lower-ranking, lowly, mediocre, middle-level, miserable, modest, nonstandard, nonstarter, outclassed, petty, poor, punk, reject, ropey, ropy, scrawny, scrubby, second, second fiddle, second-rate, secondary, shoddy, sleazy, small, stunted, subaltern, subordinate, subscript, substandard, tawdry, third-rate, tinny, turkey, underachiever, underdog, underling, utility, utility-grade, woeful, wretched, second class, second banana, born loser.
•person of lesser rank, importance (noun)
subaltern, subject, underling, second banana.
degenerate, extraordinary, impoverished, pale, retrogressive, worse, worst, for the worse, worst of all.
low, low quality, undistinguished, smalltime. minor, minor league. shabby. •petty
degenerate, impoverished, pale, retrogressive, worse, worst.
•Other relevant words:
above, average, base, born, bottom, bum, cardboard, caste, cheap, cheapjack, cheesy, chief, chintzy, coarse, coarsened, commercial, common, crummy, degenerate, deplorable, disappointing, echelon, elite, execrable, extraordinary, flimsy, genteel, good, grade, impoverished, indifferent, inhibited, insecure, junior-grade, less, level, limited, lost, low, low quality, low-grade, low-level, lower, lower-ranking, lowly, mean, mediocre, middle-level, minor, minor league, miserable, modest, nonstandard, outclassed, over, pale, petty, position, punk, rank, ranking, retiring, retrogressive, ropey, ropy, scrawny, scrubby, second-rate, secondary, shabby, shoddy, shy, sleazy, small, status, stratum, stunted, subscript, substandard, tawdry, tentative, third-rate, tier, timid, tinny, uncertain, undistinguished, utility, utility-grade, woeful, worse, worst, A-list, smalltime, B-list.