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middle
'mɪdəl
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Equally distant from the extremes.
  2. Between an earlier and a later period of time.
  3. Of a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages.
  4. Being neither at the beginning nor at the end in a series.
(名) As a noun
  1. The middle area of the human torso (usually in front).
  2. An intermediate part or section.
  3. An area that is approximately central within some larger region.
  4. Time between the beginning and the end of a temporal period.
(动) As a verb
  1. Put in the middle.
Hyphenationmid•dle
Part of Speech(名) noun
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中央zhōngyāngcentral; middle; center; central authorities (of a state)
中间zhōngjiānbetween; intermediate; mid; middle
腰部yāobùwaist; small of the back
中庸zhōngyōnggolden mean (Confucianism); (literary) (of person) mediocre; ordinary; the Doctrine of the Mean, one of the Four Books 四书
中期zhōngqīmiddle (of a period of time); medium-term (plan, forecast etc)
半中腰bàn zhōng yāomiddle; halfway
半腰bànyāomiddle; halfway
正中zhèngzhōngmiddle; center; right in the middle or center; nub
zhòngsecond month of a season; middle; intermediate; second amongst brothers; (Chinese surname)
中古zhōnggǔmedieval; Middle Ages; Chinese middle antiquity, 3rd to 9th centuries, including Sui and Tang Dynasties; Middle (of a language, e.g. Middle English); used; second-hand; Sino-Cuban; China-Cuba
yāowaist; lower back; pocket; middle; loins
zhōngwithin; among; in; middle; center; while (doing something); during; (dialect) OK; all right; China; Chinese; (Chinese surname)
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