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Midwest Line breaks: Mid|west
Pronunciation: /mɪdˈwɛst/

Definition of Midwest in English:

The region of northern states of the US from Ohio west to the Rocky Mountains. Formerly called Far West.

Derivatives

Midwesterner

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Pronunciation: /mɪdˈwɛstənə/
noun
Example sentences
  • As Midwesterners, we have - or should have - certain inalienable rights, primary among them the right to have eggs grilled in butter 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
  • We're all Midwesterners, I know, but sometimes when you listen to a true Chicagoan and catch a wafting note of the old Capone aroma, you know there's vast difference between Minneapolitans and Chicagoans.
  • The show was, after all, produced by Midwesterners - guys from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois - in a mall in Eden Prairie, just outside Minneapolis.

Words that rhyme with Midwest

abreast, arrest, attest, beau geste, behest, bequest, best, blessed, blest, breast, Brest, Bucharest, Budapest, celeste, chest, contest, crest, digest, divest, guest, hest, infest, ingest, jest, lest, molest, nest, northwest, pest, prestressed, protest, quest, rest, self-addressed, self-confessed, self-possessed, southwest, suggest, test, Trieste, unaddressed, unexpressed, unimpressed, unpressed, unstressed, vest, west, wrest, zest

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