Middle Atlantic

adjective

Definition of Middle Atlantic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of or relating to the region of the U.S. that includes all or some of the states between New York and South Carolina the Middle Atlantic region
2 : located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean

Middle Atlantic

noun

Definition of Middle Atlantic (Entry 2 of 2)

: the region of the U.S. that includes all or some of the states between New York and South Carolina moderate winters in the Middle Atlantic

Learn More about Middle Atlantic

Statistics for Middle Atlantic

Cite this Entry

“Middle Atlantic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Middle%20Atlantic. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

Comments on Middle Atlantic

What made you want to look up Middle Atlantic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three bears two of them look like theyre whispering to a third bear who looks chuffed to be the center of attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!