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middle

mid·dle

middle

 
 
pronunciation:
mI dl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (adjective, noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in between and equally distant from two or more things, places, or points.
the middle stop in the journey
synonyms:
halfway, mid, middlemost, midmost, midway
similar words:
central, equidistant, mean
definition 2: between extremes.
middle agemiddle sizemiddle ground
similar words:
central, halfway, intermediate, mean, medial, median, medium, moderate
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the intermediate or middle location, point, or position.
synonyms:
center, intermediate, median, medium, midpoint
similar words:
mean, midst
definition 2: something intermediate.
synonyms:
intermediate, medium
similar words:
mean, median, midpoint
definition 3: in humans, the middle part of the body; waist.
synonyms:
midsection, waist
similar words:
abdomen, midriff
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