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adjective as in intervening

adjective as in mediocre

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In the mid-afternoon, Ramos and Liu were parked on Tomkins Avenue on a meal break.

But with the outbreak of hostilities in mid-2011, all festivities were thrust into the deep freeze.

Think of the embarrassing subway platform or mid-office “adjustment” debacles you could avoid!

And Asians also showed a shift toward the GOP in the mid-terms.

My bike ride that mid-October day starts like so many others.

We had now approached closely to the foot of the mountain-ranges, and their lofty summits were high above us in mid-air.

So they often occured mid-paragraph; here they have been moved to a more appropriate place.

Monsieur Farival thought that Victor should have been taken out in mid-ocean in his earliest youth and drowned.

While she flitted into the next room to fetch a stamp, Mrs. Haughstone, her needles arrested in mid-air, looked steadily at Tom.

It was a room without beauty, merely walls, repapered once every twenty years, and furniture of the mid-Victorian era.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mid, such as: central, halfway, intermediate, medial, and middle.

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