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middle

noun /ˈmidl/
the central point or part
medio, centro
the middle of a circle.
the central area of the body; the waist
cintura
You’re getting rather fat round your middle.
middling adjective average
mediano, regular
He’s neither tall nor short, but of middling height.
middle age noun the years between youth and old age
mediana edad
She is well into middle age.
middle-aged adjective
de mediana edad
a middle-aged man/woman.
the Middle Ages noun plural the time between the end of the Roman Empire and the Renaissance.
Edad Media
the Middle East noun Egypt and the countries of Asia west of Pakistan.
Oriente Medio
middleman /-mӕn/ noun ( plural middlemen) a dealer who buys goods from the person who makes or grows them, and sells them to shopkeepers or to the public; a wholesaler
intermediario
You can save money by buying direct from the factory and cutting out the middleman.
be in the middle of (doing) something to be busily occupied doing something
estar (justo) haciendo algo, estar ocupado haciendo algo
Please excuse my appearance. I was in the middle of washing my hair.
Translations of “middle”
in Arabic وَسَط, مُنْتَصَف…
in Korean 중간, (시간) 중간…
in Portuguese meio, centro…
in French milieu, taille…
in German die Mitte…
in Catalan centre, meitat…
in Japanese まん中, (期間の)中頃…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中部,中间, 中央, 当中…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中部,中間, 中央, 中心…
in Italian mezzo, centro, metà…
(Definition of middle from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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