the Middle Agesnoun [ plural ]uk /ˈmɪd.əl ˌeɪ.dʒɪz/ us /ˈmɪd.əl ˌeɪ.dʒɪz/
Examples from literature
- By the Middle Ages, around the 5th century, the sport of boxing had almost disappeared.
- Despite the dangers, pale skin continued to be popular throughout the Middle Ages and beyond.
- From the Middle Ages until the 20th century, wooden hoops were used in games in many countries.
- In ancient Greece, turtles were considered to come from hell.
- It is no surprise that the people of the Middle Ages were terrified of the trebuchet!