middleway

adverb

Definition of middleway 

(Entry 1 of 2)

middle way

noun

Definition of middle way (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a course of action, mode of conduct, or policy for action or conduct between two extremes: such as

a usually capitalized M&W : middle path

b : a system of democratic economy between individualism and socialism

2 obsolete : the middle of one's way

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