"mid" Definition

  1. superl. Denoting the middle part; as, in mid ocean.
  2. superl. Occupying a middle position; middle; as, the mid finger; the mid hour of night.
  3. superl. 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.
  4. n. Middle.
  5. prep. See Amid.

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Position in dictionary: 61906 of 111710 words.
Word Type: superl., superl., superl., n., prep.,
Words that start with "mid": 54
Words that end with "mid": 16
Words that contain "mid": 180
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English Dictionary Definition of mid

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