Synonyms of middle in English:



  • 1 a shallow dish with a spike in the middle
    [Antonyms] outside circumference
  • 2 he had a towel round his middle
  • Phrases

    the middle of nowhere

    it's rural now—out in the middle of nowherethe back of beyondthe backwoodsthe wildsthe hinterlanda backwaterAustralian/New Zealandthe back countrythe backblocksthe booaySouth Africanthe backveldthe plattelandNorth American informalthe boondocksthe booniesthe tall timbersAustralian/New Zealand informalWoop Woopbeyond the black stump


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  • 1 the middle point between two extremes
    central, mid, mean, medium, medial, median, midway, halfway, equidistant, mesial
  • 2 there is a dearth of talent at middle level
    intermediate, intermedial, intermediary, inner, inside
  • Word links

    meso- related prefix, as in mesoblast, Meso-America

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