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mid 1

 (mĭd)
adj.
1. Middle; central.
2. Being the part in the middle or center: in the mid Pacific.
3. Linguistics Of, relating to, or being a vowel produced with the tongue in a position approximately intermediate between high and low, as the vowel in but.

[Middle English, from Old English midd; see medhyo- in Indo-European roots.]

mid 2

 (mĭd)
prep.
Surrounded by; amid: mid smoke and flame.

[Alteration of amid.]

mid

(mɪd)
adj
(Phonetics & Phonology) phonetics of, relating to, or denoting a vowel whose articulation lies approximately halfway between high and low, such as e in English bet
n
an archaic word for middle
[C12 midre (inflected form of midd, unattested); related to Old Norse mithr, Gothic midjis]

mid

(mɪd) or

'mid

prep
a poetic word for amid

mid1

(mɪd)

adj.
1. being at or near the middle point of: in mid autumn.
2. (of a vowel) articulated with an opening above the tongue approximately intermediate between those for high and low, as the vowels of bet, bait, but, and boat. Compare high (def. 20), low 1 (def. 27).
n.
3. Archaic. the middle.
[before 900; Middle English, Old English midd-; c. Old High German mitti, Old Norse mithr, Gothic midjis, Old Irish mide, Latin medius, Greek mésos, Skt madhya middle]

mid2

or 'mid

(mɪd)

prep.

mid-

a combining form representing mid1: midday; mid-Victorian.

mid.

middle.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mid - used in combination to denote the middlemid - used in combination to denote the middle; "midmorning"; "midsummer"; "in mid-1958"; "a mid-June wedding"
middle - between an earlier and a later period of time; "in the middle years"; "in his middle thirties"

mid

adjective
1. At, in, near, or being the center:
Translations
أَوْسَطوَسَط، مُنْتَصَف
polo-prostředníuprostředve volném prostoru
midtmidt-midterst
keski-
srednji
miî-, í miîjunni, miîur
中間の
중간의
viduriovidurio žaidėjasviduryje
vidus-
mitt-
กลาง
ortaortasıortasında
giữa

mid

[mɪd]
A. ADJ in mid Junea mediados de junio
he's in his mid twentiestiene unos veinticinco años, tiene veinte y tantos años
in mid afternoona media tarde
in mid channelen medio del canal
in mid course (during academic year) → a mitad de curso; (of degree course) → a mitad de carrera
in mid journeya medio camino
in mid morninga media mañana
in mid oceanen alta mar, en mitad del océano
B. PREP (liter, poet) = amid

mid

prep (poet) = amid(st)
adj in mid January/JuneMitte Januar/Juni; in the mid 1950sMitte der fünfziger Jahre; in the mid 20th centuryMitte des 20. Jahrhunderts; temperatures in the mid eightiesTemperaturen um 85° Fahrenheit; to be in one’s mid fortiesMitte vierzig or Mittvierzige(r) mfsein; in mid morning/afternoonam Vormittag/Nachmittag; a mid-morning/-afternoon breakeine Frühstücks-/Nachmittagspause; a mid-morning snackein zweites Frühstück; a mid-afternoon snackein Imbiss mam Nachmittag; in mid channelin der Mitte des Kanals; in mid oceanmitten auf dem Meer; in mid airin der Luft; in mid flightwährend des Flugs

mid

:
midland
adj attrim Landesinneren (gelegen)
nLandesinnere(s) nt ? Midlands
Midlands
pl the middie Midlands
midlife crisis
nMidlifecrisis f, → Midlife-Crisis f, → Krise fin der Mitte des Lebens; he’s having his mider befindet sich in der Midlifecrisis or Midlife-Crisis
midnight
nMitternacht f; at midum Mitternacht
adj attrmitternächtlich, Mitternachts-; mid massMitternachtsmesse f; the mid hourdie Mitternachtsstunde, Mitternacht f; the mid sundie Mitternachtssonne
midnight-blue
adjnachtblau
midpoint
nmittlerer Punkt; (Geometry) → Mittelpunkt m; to pass middie Hälfte hinter sich (dat)haben
mid-price
adjim mittleren Preisbereich
nmittlerer Preisbereich, Mittelpreislage f; at midim mittleren Preisbereich
mid-range
adj hotel, computerder Mittelklasse pred, → im mittleren Bereich; a mid carein Mittelklassewagen m

mid

:
midshipman
nFähnrich mzur See
midships
advmittschiffs
mid-sized
adjmittelgroß; companymittelständisch

mid

:
midstream
n in mid (lit)in der Mitte des Flusses; (fig)auf halber Strecke, mittendrin
midsummer
nHochsommer m
adj days, nights, festivalim Hochsommer; “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”„Ein Sommernachtstraum“
midsummer madness
nSommerkoller m (inf); that was middas war eine Schnapsidee (inf)
Midsummer’s Day
midterm
n in mid (three-term year) → mitten im Trimester; (two-term year) → mitten im Schulhalbjahr or (Univ) → Semester; by midbis zur Trimesterhälfte/bis zur Mitte des Schulhalbjahres/Semesters; it was mid before …das halbe Trimester/Schulhalbjahr/Semester war schon vorbei, bevor …
adj mid elections (Pol) → Zwischenwahlen pl; mid examinations Prüfungen in der Mitte eines Trimesters/Schulhalbjahres/Semesters
midtown (US)
nStadtzentrum nt
adjim Stadtzentrum; the mid busder Bus ins Stadtzentrum; a mid Manhattan hotelein Hotel im Zentrum von Manhattan

mid

:
midweek
advmitten in der Woche; by midMitte der Woche
adj attrMitte der Woche; he booked a mid flighter buchte einen Flug für Mitte der Woche
Midwest
nMittelwesten m
Midwestern
adjmittelwestlich; songs, dialect etc alsodes Mittelwestens
Midwesterner
n (US) → Bewohner(in) m(f)des Mittelwestens

mid

[mɪd] adj mid morninga metà (della) mattina
mid afternoon → metà pomeriggio
in mid journey → a metà del viaggio
in mid June → a metà giugno
in mid air → a mezz'aria
to leave sth in mid air (fig) → lasciare qc in sospeso
in mid Atlantic → in mezzo all'Atlantico
he's in his mid thirties → avrà circa trentacinque anni

mid

(mid) adjective
at, or in, the middle of. a midweek football match; in mid air; a mid-air collision between two aircraft.
ˈmid-ˈfielders
in football etc, the players in the middle area of the pitch.

mid

أَوْسَط prostřední midterst in der Mitte μεσαίος a mediados de keski- mi- srednji metà 中間の 중간의 midden midtre środkowy meio срединный mitt- กลาง orta giữa 中间的

mid

adj medio; mid-cycle medio ciclo
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