Definitions for MIDmɪd
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used in combination to denote the middle
"midmorning"; "midsummer"; "in mid-1958"; "a mid-June wedding"
denoting the middle part; as, in mid ocean
occupying a middle position; middle; as, the mid finger; the mid hour of night
made with a somewhat elevated position of some certain part of the tongue, in relation to the palate; midway between the high and the low; -- said of certain vowel sounds; as, a (ale), / (/ll), / (/ld). See Guide to Pronunciation, // 10, 11
Origin: [AS. midd; akin to OS. middi, D. mid (in comp.), OHG. mitti, Icel. mir, Goth. midjis, L. medius, Gr. me`sos, Skr. madhya. 271. Cf. Amid, Middle, Midst, Mean, Mediate, Meridian, Mizzen, Moiety.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'MID' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4208
Rank popularity for the word 'MID' in Adjectives Frequency: #764
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
They don't want a mid-air and neither do we.
By mid-November I always like to have an extra 15 pounds on me.
Then we can talk about smaller and mid-sized acquisitions again.
A (Brent) oil price in the mid-$30s may change the situation (again) however.
The hours between mid-afternoon and dinnertime are when cravings kick in hard.
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