mid-

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

English[edit]

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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