Thesaurus / middling
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Then—damn and alas—London and the virtuous life of your English middling class.
THE ISLAND MYSTERYGEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
In England, all the middling ranks dress so well, that you are puzzled to find out the gentleman.
TRAVELS IN FRANCE DURING THE YEARS 1814-1815ARCHIBALD ALISON
She was of middling height, and very delicately formed, with a face as destitute of color as if it had been carved out of marble.
It is situated near Pigeon creek, a middling size stream in winter, but nearly dry in summer.
When you think I used to pay eight and ten cents a pound for middling, and yesterday they asked me twenty-six cents at the store.
THE BUILDERSELLEN GLASGOW
In the forenoon things were middling quiet, and in the afternoon I had my proclamations struck off.
His given name is James, and he prize-fights fair to middling.
Yes, yes, I understand you middling weel; but I wad like better to hear what other folks say about it than you.
THE SHEPHERD'S CALENDARJAMES HOGG
The flies to suit the various waters surrounding Fort William are generally of a medium size and middling gaudy.
BLACKER'S ART OF FLY MAKING, &C.WILLIAM BLACKER
The water was middling rough that night, but it didn't daunt Anthony.
OUR CASUALTY AND OTHER STORIESJAMES OWEN HANNAY, AKA GEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
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