middle middle  /ˈmɪ dəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an area that is approximately central within some larger region
  2. (n) an intermediate part or section
  3. (n) the middle area of the human torso (usually in front)
  4. (n) time between the beginning and the end of a temporal period
  5. (v) put in the middle
  6. (adj) being neither at the beginning nor at the end in a series
  7. (adj) equally distant from the extremes
  8. (adj) of a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages
  9. (adj) between an earlier and a later period of time

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Usage(s):

  • India's rich are doing well, and good for thembut the growing middle class is the real story.

News

  1. New Horry middle school may solve overcrowding in Socastee, St. James areas

    A new middle school may be in the future for students in the Socastee and St. James attendance areas.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Myrtle Beach Sun News

  2. Middle-schoolers race for glory at Rotary Relays

    Almost 400 middle school students from five schools converged on the track at Arroyo Grande High School for the 43rd annual Rotary Relays.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Adobe Press

  3. Middle East tension boosts gas prices

    Futures File Middle East tension boosts gas prices Register Jun 14, 2013 if (!window.OX_ads) { OX_ads = []; } OX_ads.push({ "auid" : "417992" }); document.write(' '); Here is this week’s edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up: Corn grinding lower Despite the poor weather conditions earlier this spring that delayed planting across much of the Midwest, America’s farmers likely ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Sandusky Register

Quotes

  1. "And [the new US Middle East envoy] George Mitchell is somebody of enormous stature. He is one of the few people who have international experience brokering peace deals. And so what I told him is start by listening, because all too often the United...
    on Jan 27, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

  2. "We need to stop illegal immigration totally and reduce legal immigration and end the diversity visas policy pushed hard by (former Democratic) President Clinton and allowing many persons from the Middle East to come to this country," Goode added.
    on Dec 21, 2006 By: Virgil Goode Source: Washington Post

  3. "I come with an upbeat message, a hopeful message _ a message that will prevail here in the Middle East," Bush said.
    on Jan 11, 2008 By: President Bush Source: FOXNews

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