Thesaurus / fair middling
See definition of fair middling
other words for fair middling
- fair to middling
- no great shakes
- of poor quality
opposites of fair middling
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Finally, let me ask the general reader to put aside all prejudice, and give both sides a fair hearing.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Grandmamma sits in her quaint arm-chair— Never was lady more sweet and fair!
He was tall and of familiar figure, and the firelight was playing in the tossed curls of his short, fair hair.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Mary is fair as the morning dew— Cheeks of roses and ribbons of blue!
May looked along at the dimpled grace, And then at the saint-like, fair old face, “How funny!”
All the Italian merchants in the realm of France, called money lenders, seized by order of Philip the fair, for their ransoms.
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I was thinking of any thing but the Virgin, or the window, or the light; I was thinking of my companion—so fair, and so devout.
Her manner amazed him; it was so unlike the aspect of fair interpretation, with which she usually discussed a dubious subject.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Both Esbach's, which is very widely used, and the centrifugal method give fair results.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Lady Maude sat alone in her room; the white robes upon her, the orthodox veil, meant to shade her fair face thrown back from it.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD