mediocre : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s moderate to inferior in quality
they improved the quality from mediocre to above average
- s lacking exceptional quality or ability
the caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average
- s poor to middling in quality
there have been good and mediocre and bad artists
- The high and mighty drop by anyway, along with the mediocre and recently demoted.
- CON: Mass-market productseven mediocre onesare still big business with blockbusters like Pirates of the Caribbean earning $423 million at the box office last year and .
- The best Jay Leno could do during the campaign was to poke fun at Obama's mediocre bowling skills.
News & Articles
- San Francisco Giants: Stock Up, Stock Down for Top 10 Prospects for Week 11
The San Francisco Giants enter play on Sunday with a record of 35-32. Despite the team's rather mediocre performance, they sit only 1.5 games out of first place in the National League West. The Giants have been receiving important contributions from players recently recalled from the minor leagues. Utility infielder Tony Abreu has stepped in for the injured Marco Scutaro at second base and ...
June 17, 2013 - Bleacher Report
- Evans vs. Henderson Fight Card: Recapping UFC 161's Fight Night Bonuses
After a mediocre night of fights, Dana White still has some checks to hand out. While usually, some thought and effort has to go into the process of picking fight night bonuses, that wasn't the case Saturday night in Winnipeg. There was, precisely, one knockout and one submission. Meanwhile, throughout the night, fights were boring enough that there weren't too many legitimate options for Fight ...
June 16, 2013 - Bleacher Report
- Coaches Play Down the Power Play in the Stanley Cup Finals
The Cup finalists, Chicago and Boston, are mediocre with the man advantage, but they excel in five-on-five play.
June 15, 2013 - New York Times
- Dale Earnhardt Jr in FayObserver.com
If I could get done what I think needs to get done in four years, even if it meant that I was only president for four years, I would rather be a good president - to take on the tough issues for four years - than a mediocre president for eight... Barack Obama http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_Obama&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHQ0yfPaaXFGqLKymRgcres0I2nuA International Herald Tribune http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2009/03/19/america/Obama-Economy.php&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGEg02dwOekFdfiTcAOkRO2tmC0SA Mar 18, 2009
62460 83214 mediocre This year, as Earnhardt said Thursday, they aren't even mediocre. And the last couple weeks, we've arguably been one of the worst teams on the track."
- John McCain in guardian.co.uk
I've been a very big fight fan, I was a mediocre boxer myself,McCain, R-Ariz., said in a telephone interview. "I had admired Jack Johnson's prowess in the ring. And the more I found out about him, the more I thought a grave injustice was...