middle


middle (http://definr.com/middle)

     adj 1: being neither at the beginning nor at the end in a series;
            "adolescence is an awkward in-between age"; "in a
            mediate position"; "the middle point on a line" [syn:
            in-between, mediate]
     2: equally distant from the extremes [syn: center(a), halfway,
         middle(a), midway]
     3: (linguistics) of a stage in the development of a language or
        literature between earlier and later stages; "Middle
        English is the English language from about 1100 to 1500";
        "Middle Gaelic" [ant: late, early]
     4: between an earlier and a later period of time; "in the
        middle years"; "in his middle thirties" [ant: late, early]
     n 1: an area that is approximately central within some larger
          region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward
          into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye
          of the storm" [syn: center, centre, heart, eye]
     2: an intermediate part or section: "A whole is that which has
        beginning, middle, and end"- Aristotle [ant: end, beginning]
     3: the middle area of the human torso (usually in front) [syn:
        midriff, midsection]
     4: time between the beginning and the end of a temporal period:
        "the middle of the war"; "rain during the middle of April"
        [ant: end, beginning]
     v : put in the middle