(often capitals) a breed of medium-sized white pig commonly kept for pork and bacon, and for fattening
plural noun 1. .
- Middle youth
noun 1. the period of life between about 30 and 50 noun the period between early adulthood and middle age, approx. late 20s to early 40s; also, the state of mind of people in this age group Examples No longer a kid, he’s well into middle youth. Word Origin 1997; by contrast with middle age
[mid-ling] /ˈmɪd lɪŋ/ adjective 1. medium, moderate, oraverage in size, quantity, or quality: The returns on such a large investment may be only middling. 2. mediocre; ordinary; commonplace; pedestrian: The restaurant’s entrées are no better than middling. 3. Older Use. in fairly good health. adverb 4. moderately; fairly. noun 5. middlings, any of various products […]
noun 1. any of various loose blouses with a sailor collar, often extending below the waistline to terminate in a broad band or fold, as worn by sailors, women, or children. noun 1. a blouse with a sailor collar, worn by women and children, esp formerly