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middle

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of middle

  1. 1 occupying a position equally distant from the ends or extremes you must mark the exact middle point of each of these lines in order to solve the problem Synonyms of middle central, halfway, intermediary, intermediate, medial, median, mediate, medium, mid, midmost Words Related to middle equidistant; inmost, inner, innermost, nearest; betwixt and between, borderline, gray (also grey), in-between Near Antonyms of middle outer, peripheral Antonyms of middle extreme, farthest, farthermost, furthermost, furthest, outermost, outmost, remotest, utmost

  2. 2 being about midway between extremes of amount or size a house that is middle-sized for that neighborhood a man of middle height Synonyms of middle average, intermediate, mean, median, medium, middling, midsize (also midsized), moderate, modest Words Related to middle reasonable; common, commonplace, conventional, normal, popular, regular, routine, standard, typical, usual; adequate, passable, tolerable Near Antonyms of middle excessive, extreme; exceptional, rare, strange, uncommon, unusual; distinctive, idiosyncratic, special, unique; individual, peculiar, private


middle

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of middle

  1. 1 a middle point between extremes his salary is exactly at the middle of the company's pay scale Synonyms of middle golden mean, medium, mean, middle ground, midpointWords Related to middle arithmetic mean, average; median, norm, par, standardNear Antonyms of middle maximum, utmost; minimum

  2. 2 an area or point that is an equal distance from all points along an edge or outer surface put the serving dish in the middle of the table Synonyms of middle core, center, midpoint, midstWords Related to middle inside, interiorAntonyms of middle perimeter, periphery

  3. 3 the middle region of the human torso clutched the football tightly against her middle Synonyms of middle midriff, midsection, waist, waistlineWords Related to middle trunk; abdomen, belly, gut, stomach

  4. 4 the most intense or characteristic phase of something I'm right in the middle of a tax audit, so can you come back later? Synonyms of middle deep, depth, height, thick, midstWords Related to middle center, heart



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