mid-

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See also: mid, MID, Mid., -mid, mið, and mið-

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Etymology[edit]

See mid.

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mid-

  1. Denoting the middle part.
    • 2013 June 29, “Unspontaneous combustion”, in The Economist, volume 407, number 8842, page 29:
      Since the mid-1980s, when Indonesia first began to clear its bountiful forests on an industrial scale in favour of lucrative palm-oil plantations, “haze” has become an almost annual occurrence in South-East Asia.
    He's in his mid-thirties — meaning he is roughly around the age of 34–36, as opposed to one's early thirties (aged roughly 30–33) and one's late thirties (aged roughly around 37–39).
    He was born in the mid-1930s.
  2. Occupying a middle position.
    a mid-shoulder stretch
  3. Amid.
  4. During, in the middle of doing something.
    He was hit by a ball mid-jump.

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Danish[edit]

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mid-

  1. mid-, middle

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Category Danish words prefixed with mid- not found

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From miþ, mid (with, together).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmid/ (as a nominal prefix)
  • IPA(key): /mid/ (as a verbal prefix)

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mid-

  1. with, in conjunction with; together (with)
    midwistpresence, company; society; cooperation
    midrādan accompaniment, a riding with
  2. the middle part
    midstrēammidstream
  3. between
    midsprecaan advocate, intermediary

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Swedish[edit]

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mid-

  1. mid-, middle

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