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mediocre

me·di·o·cre

mediocre

 
 
pronunciation:
mi di o kr
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: of average to poor quality; ordinary.
His early films had been brilliant, but his later ones were sadly mediocre.He had always been a mediocre student before discovering his interest in physics.
synonyms:
indifferent, ordinary, run-of-the-mill, so-so
antonyms:
ace, distinguished, excellent, exceptional, nonpareil, outstanding, superior, superlative
similar words:
average, commonplace, conventional, fair, garden-variety, middling, of a sort, of sorts, second-rate, unexceptional
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