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"fair to middling" in British English

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fair to middling

mainly UK informal not very good but not ​bad: "What's ​yourFrench like?" "Oh, fair to ​middling."
(Definition of fair to middling from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fair to middling”
in Chinese (Simplified) 马马虎虎,过得去…
in Chinese (Traditional) 馬馬虎虎,過得去…
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