Meaning of “Middle England” in the English Dictionary

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"Middle England" in British English

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Middle Englandnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌmɪd.əl ˈɪŋ.ɡlənd/ us /ˌmɪd.əl ˈɪŋ.ɡlənd/ UK

a way of referring to middle-class people who live in England but not in London and who are considered to have traditional views about society and politics:

They knew that the policy would not be popular with Middle England.

(Definition of “Middle England” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)