Definition of 'middling'
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Some of the smaller and middling towns are an equal delight. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Twelve months ago most business leaders and most consumers were braced for a middling sort of downturn. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Doing so would benefit both the poorest and the middling sort. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then there were patrons from the middling middle class. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Mostly she got middle billing in middling films. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Beaumont's satire on the aspiring middling sort is presented kindly and with a generally inclusive warmth. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)There were of course some local merchants and shopkeepers, but the size of this middling group was small. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)On the one hand I suppose we should be flattered, we middling sorts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Occasionally. middling is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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