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Definitions of middle

  1. put in the middle Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. an intermediate part or section; "A whole is that which has beginning, middle, and end"- Aristotle Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. time between the beginning and the end of a temporal period; "the middle of the war"; "rain during the middle of April" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The middle point or part: midst: central portion. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. The middle point or part. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. The point or part equally distant from the extremities; the midst; centre. Middle-aged, being about the middle of the ordinary age of man. Middle-class, the class between the aristocracy and the labouring class. Middle-deck, the deck below the main deck in three-deckers. Middle-man, an agent between two parties, chiefly connected with the letting of land. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. The point or part equally distant from the extremities; the time which passes, or the events which happen, between the beginning and the end. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. between an earlier and a later period of time; "in the middle years"; "in his middle thirties" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. (linguistics) of a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages; "Middle English is the English language from about 1100 to 1500"; "Middle Gaelic" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. of a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages; "Middle English is the English language from about 1100 to 1500"; "Middle Gaelic" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  11. Equally distant from the extreme either of a number of things or of one thing; mean; medial; as, the middle house in a row; a middle rank or station in life; flowers of middle summer; men of middle age. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Intermediate; intervening. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. The point or part equally distant from the extremities or exterior limits, as of a line, a surface, or a solid; an intervening point or part in space, time, or order of series; the midst; central portion Webster Dictionary DB
  14. the waist. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. Equally distant from the extremes; halfway between two given points; mean; medial. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. Equally distant from the extremes: intermediate: intervening. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. Equally distant from the extremes; intermediate. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  18. Equally distant from the extremes; mean; intermediate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. Equally distant from the extremes; intermediate. Middle Ages, the period which intervened between the fall of the Roman Empire and the revival of letters in the fifteenth century. Middle term, that term in the premises with which those of the conclus; on are successively compared. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. Equally distant from the extremes; intervening. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for middle

  1. No; my middle name. – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  2. Were you in the middle room of the tower during the dance?" – The Hunt Ball Mystery by Magnay, William
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