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See definition of midsection on Dictionary.com
  • as inabdomen
  • as inmiddle
  • as inwaist
  • as inwaist

synonyms for midsection

  • belly
  • gut
  • midriff
  • tummy
  • bowels
  • breadbasket
  • corporation
  • guts
  • intestines
  • middle
  • paunch
  • pot
  • potbelly
  • venter
  • viscera
  • bay window
  • spare tire
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How to use midsection in a sentence

This is one of those times I’d recommend ignoring Robert Frost, at least for driving advice, and follow the main roads through the island’s skinny midsection.
A MAUI VACATION IN THREE ACTSALEX PULASKIFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Fields was initially hurt on the previous drive when linebacker James Skalski unloaded on the quarterback at the end of an 11-yard run by lowering his helmet into the midsection.
JUSTIN FIELDS OUTDUELS TREVOR LAWRENCE AS OHIO STATE UPSETS CLEMSON IN PLAYOFF SEMIFINALEMILY GIAMBALVO, KAREEM COPELANDJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
After all, part of his iconic look is his plentiful midsection.
MARYLAND’S MARATHON-RUNNING SANTA CLAUS WITH A CAUSE IS DOING ZOOM AND OUTDOOR VISITS THIS YEARCATHY FREEDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Illinois reported 9,935 new cases, Iowa registered 4,562 and Oklahoma recorded 2,094 — all single-day highs — as the virus continued to spread across the nation’s midsection and the Plains states.
VIRUS SPREADS IN MUCH OF THE U.S., SETTING RECORDS AND STRAINING HEALTH CARELENNY BERNSTEIN, JOEL ACHENBACH, ALEXANDRA HINOJOSA, CAROLYN Y. JOHNSONNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Lab exams detected no cuts to llamas’ throats or midsections.
MUMMIFIED LLAMAS YIELD NEW INSIGHTS INTO INCA RITUAL SACRIFICESBRUCE BOWEROCTOBER 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
He immediately clamored for the wherewithal to fill an aching void that was making itself painfully felt in his midsection.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
The widest point may be either at the base or somewhat below the midsection, making the hafting area difficult to define.
HANDBOOK OF ALABAMA ARCHAEOLOGY: PART I POINT TYPESJAMES W. CAMBRON
He twisted rapidly as an arm encircled his neck, and rammed an elbow into the newcomer's midsection.
THE JUDAS VALLEYGERALD VANCE
The man stepped around the side of the boulder—just in time to have a hard-pitched rock come thunking into his midsection.
THE JUDAS VALLEYGERALD VANCE
It was clipped to the sacklike garment he wore, dangling from his midsection, which, for him was just below his shoulders.
ACCIDENTAL FLIGHTFLOYD L. WALLACE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MIDSECTION

  • bay window
  • belly
  • bowels
  • breadbasket
  • corporation
  • gut
  • guts
  • intestines
  • middle
  • midriff
  • midsection
  • paunch
  • pot
  • potbelly
  • spare tire
  • tummy
  • venter
  • viscera
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.