What is the opposite of pre-eminent?

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Opposite of surpassing all others
Opposite of the best of its kind or class
Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“Accounting was just an ancillary subject in my pursuit to get into an engineering course.”
Opposite of the most important in terms of rank or status
“She has years of experience as an assistant manager and is very eager to take the next step.”
Opposite of highly or widely praised or boasted about
Opposite of having unlimited power
Opposite of absolutely necessary or requisite
“If we could, the manuscripts would become unnecessary, dispensable.”
Opposite of not subject to any limitation, particularly in relation to power or authority
“The Lords had the provisional authority to speak what they thought fit, not that any man should carry it.”
Opposite of being advanced in development
“This is a primitive device that lacks the features of its modern predecessors.”
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