bottom of the heap

bottom of the heap

verb
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The Toon crashed to a 3-0 defeat at Tobermore United to ensure they will finish bottom of the heap.
Warkworth finished bottom of the heap after their 13th defeat of the summer left them 15 points adrift of their rivals at the foot of the table, Bates Cottages the side consigning them to the drop with an 81-run thumping.
And publicans are at the bottom of the heap at number 274.
I am fed up with hearing Wales is the worst, the last or bottom of the heap.
But while life has changed beyond recognition for us, we should spare a thought for our new neighbours huddled together in their bedsits after a hard day at the bottom of the heap.
People's generosity has been overwhelming over the last few years and it is good for these women to see that they aren't seen as bottom of the heap and there are people out there who care.
Ultimately, when the mystery shopping agency ranked the new call center experience again, this firm moved from the bottom of the heap to the second best in its industry.
Given the challenges facing Wales' schools and the UK's economy in 2013, those pupils missing out most on a good education today can expect to find themselves at the bottom of the heap tomorrow.
The cities that top the list are Vienna ( Austria), New York, Toronto, London, Stockholm, and the cities at the bottom of the heap are Bamako ( Mali), Antananarivo ( Madagascar), Conarky ( Guinea) and Monrovia ( Liberia).
au, playing a minnow like Ireland should be a bit of light practice, a little hit and giggle before the main event, but the past two years, have shown that players with the Baggy Green have been at the bottom of the heap in the quickest format of the game.
Rounding out the rankings at the bottom of the heap were Las Vegas and Orlando.
At the moment they are third bottom, level on 35 points with Ayr, and with bottom of the heap Queen of the South just three points adrift.
Arkansas long operated its highway system on a pay-as-you-go basis, and that policy landed us at the bottom of the heap when it came to road quality.
The bottom of the heap for resolutions included getting divorced, cutting down on or quitting drinking alcohol, resolving outstanding conflicts, going back to school, having children and getting married.
They point to Syria coming at the bottom of the heap in international tables measuring the quality of basic services, such as education and infrastructure.