midyear

noun
mid·​year | \ ˈmid-ˌyir How to pronounce midyear (audio) \

Definition of midyear

1a : an examination at the middle of an academic year
b midyears plural : the set of examinations at the middle of an academic year also : the period of such examinations
2a : the middle or middle portion of a calendar year
b : the middle of an academic year

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Other Words from midyear

midyear adjective

Examples of midyear in a Sentence

She expects to get a promotion at midyear.
Recent Examples on the Web Some guys come in midyear, some come in during the summer. Stephen Means, cleveland, "Everything Ryan Day said at his weekly Tuesday press conference in preparation for Maryland: Ohio State football news," 5 Nov. 2019 At 2019's midpoint, vinyl record sales grew 12.9% year-over-year -- narrowly besting last year's 12.8% revenue growth at the midyear. Colin Stutz, Billboard, "Streaming Growth (to a Point), Vinyl's Victory & More: Four Takeaways From the RIAA's 2019 Mid-Year Report," 5 Sep. 2019 In 2016, Mike Montgomery recorded the most important save in Cubs history after midyear pickup Aroldis Chapman blew a Game 7 save. Alex Speier, BostonGlobe.com, "Red Sox in no position for deadline blockbuster," 30 July 2019 If Nielsen Music’s midyear report is indicative of a bigger trend, the news that embattled R&B singer R. Kelly has been arrested again could very well help his streaming numbers. Randall Roberts, chicagotribune.com, "Is R. Kelly in the news? Then his music streaming numbers are probably up," 14 July 2019 At midyear, there were 187 active unicorns in the US. Polina Marinova, Fortune, "Um, Where’s the Recession?: Term Sheet," 12 Aug. 2019 If Nielsen Music’s midyear report is indicative of a bigger trend, the news that embattled R&B singer R. Kelly has been arrested again could very well help his streaming numbers. Randall Roberts, chicagotribune.com, "Is R. Kelly in the news? Then his music streaming numbers are probably up," 14 July 2019 The only other Wisconsin arena to make Pollstar's midyear ranking was Green Bay's Resch Center. Chris Foran, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Fiserv Forum among top ticket-selling arenas in midyear survey from Pollstar," 3 July 2019 The Journal’s analysis also excluded companies with CEOs who joined or left midyear. Charlie Mcgee, WSJ, "Media CEOs Reigned in 2018 Pay," 26 June 2019

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First Known Use of midyear

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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21 Nov 2019

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“Midyear.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/midyear. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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midyear

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How to pronounce midyear (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of midyear

: the middle of a year

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